Transformer

Film Info
Runtime:78
Copyright:2017
Country Listing:Canada
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Michael Del Monte

Description

Streaming until Novmber 25

Winner of the Hot Docs 2018 Audience Award, Michael Del Monte’s documentary is a remarkable portrait of the journey to self-acceptance. As a father, ex-Marine and world-record weightlifter, Matt "Kroc" Kroczaleski was a poster boy for masculine body image. But in 2015, he was publicly outed as transgender—and quickly dropped by sponsors, banned from competing and renounced by his parents. With his dual-life behind him, Matt faces his greatest feat of strength to date: becoming a woman. With intimate access, we follow her transition to Janae—but it’s her emotional transformation that’s truly the heart of this under-the-radar gem.

Presented in partnership with the Mosaic Institute.

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