The Reconstructed Man

Jan 20 2021 • 27 mins

Looking for some exceptional films that capture the Trangender experience in an authentically documented way? Layne and Daniel discuss two of their favorite films and why these are critical examples of uplifting the Trans community. http://www.disclosurethemovie.com/ (Disclosure (2020)): An in-depth look at Hollywood's depiction of transgender people and the impact of those stories on transgender lives and American culture. Available on Netflix. https://www.imdb.com/video/vi857456153?ref_=tt_pv_vi_aiv_1 (Click to watch the Disclosure trailer) https://www.netflix.com/title/81031652 (Transformer (2017):) In the summer of 2015, former US Marine and world record weightlifter Matt "Kroc" Kroczaleski was publicly outed as being transgender. Transformer is a 2017 Canadian documentary film directed by Michael Del Monte, featuring competitive bodybuilder Janae Kroc coping with both the physical and social processes of gender transition after coming out as a trans woman. Available on Amazon Prime, Apple TV and Netflix https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TGxUG3cC9Mw (Click to watch Transformer Trailer)