This short film programme features tree new short works from the 2021 Iris Prize LGBT+ Film Festival focusing on Trans stories.
Films in this programme are:
God’s Daughter Dances (Dir Sungbin Byun) – A transgender female dancer, Shin-mi, gets a call from the Military Manpower Administration asking her to attend for the Military Service Examination.
Pop (Dir Margo Roe) – Jack is a young boy exploring his own identity when he befriends a recently released ex-convict, Pop.
Birthday Boy (Dir Leo Lebeau) – Birthday Boy follows a transgender boy, Alex, as he experiences bullying at a private all girls school.
This screening will be followed by a Q&A with Birthday Boy director Leo Lebeau and co-writer/co-producer James Bell.