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Oscar front-runner 'Fantastic Woman' tells an illuminating transgender story

Oscar front-runner 'Fantastic Woman' tells an illuminating transgender story | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The Spanish-language movie — nominated for the best-foreign-language film Academy Award — is a hypnotic, heart-rending meditation on grief and otherness, following a young transgender waitress named Marina (trans actress Daniela Vega) who attempts to pick up the pieces of her shattered life after the sudden death of her much older partner, Orlando (Francisco Reyes). But her mourning is hindered by Orlando's estranged family, who passive aggressively — then violently — try to bar her from his funeral because she's trans.

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National Geographic and Katie Couric Launch Screening Tour for Upcoming Documentary GENDER REVOLUTION: A JOURNEY WITH KATIE COURIC

National Geographic and Katie Couric Launch Screening Tour for Upcoming Documentary GENDER REVOLUTION: A JOURNEY WITH KATIE COURIC | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
Every day all around the world, gender is making headlines, weaving its way into conversations big and small, in settings from government to household
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TV's First Transgender Sitcom Comes to the Screen

TV's First Transgender Sitcom Comes to the Screen | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it

The first transgender sitcom in the history of television, "The Switch: Work, Love, Mortal Danger" is coming to iTunes, Google Play, Revry, and Amazon this summer.

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Kinky Boots cast including performs song in support of transgender bathroom rights

Kinky Boots cast including performs song in support of transgender bathroom rights | LGBT Movies, Theatre, FIlm & Music | Scoop.it
The Tony Award-winning show centers around a shoe-making company and a drag queen. Cyndi and Harvey Fierstein re-wrote the show's final number to include lyrics that protest bathroom bills.
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