They

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They

Directed by Anahita Ghazvinizadeh

  • USA, Qatar 2017; 80 min
  • Original version: English, Farsi
  • Genre: Drama

Synopsis

Fourteen-year-old J goes by the pronoun ‘They' and lives with their parents in the suburbs of Chicago. J is exploring their gender identity while taking hormone blockers to postpone puberty. After two years of medication and therapy, J has to make a decision whether or not to transition. Over this crucial weekend while their parents are away, J’s sister Lauren and her maybe/maybe-not Iranian partner Araz arrive to take care of J.

Production

  • MASS ORNAMENT FILMS

     

International Sales

  • LUXBOX