TRANSCENDENT: SHORTS PROGRAM

Sunday, September 24
11:00 a.m.
$10

ViSTA Theater
1296 N. Wishon Avenue

AARSA
Dir: Kawa Hatef | 2016 | USA, India | 10 min.

The story of Raju, an unnoticed dance studio caretaker whose love for a beautiful dance instructor ignites his journey of self identity.

DUSK
Dir: Jake Graf | 2017 | UK | 15 min.

Growing up in 1950s England, young Chris Winters struggles to fit into the gender roles dictated by wider society. A more than tough childhood left behind, Chris meets dream woman Julie, and life lightens a little, but the growing feeling that theirs is a life half lived haunts Chris.

HEADSPACE
Dir: Jake Graf | 2017 | UK | 4 min.

A rare and intimate glimpse into the trials and tribulations faced by trans folks on a daily basis.

UMBRELLA
Dir: Rhys Ernst | 2017 | USA | 15 min.

The story of four transgender individuals across America who are fighting for rights and representation in a challenging and changing world.

WALK FOR ME
Dir: Elegance Bratton | 2016 | USA | 12 min.

Set to make her Femme Queen debut as Hannah, a young woman’s two worlds collide when her mom shows up and discovers her daughter’s secret life.