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The T and Other Tales

  • Performance Hall - Calgary Public LIbrary 800 3 Street Southeast Calgary, AB, T2G 0E7 Canada (map)


THE T Episodes 1--2
Directed by Daniel Kyri and Bea Cordelia

Synopsis: Winner of the coveted Streamy Award for best Indie web series, THE T follows Jo and Carter, a young trans woman and queer Black man, as they learn how to be best friends in the wake of their romantic relationship and Jo’s transition.

Framing Agnes-20m
Directed By:Chase Joynt, Kristen Schilt

In the late 1950s, a woman named Agnes approached the UCLA Medical Center seeking sex reassignment surgery. Her story was long considered to be exceptional and singular until never-before-seen case files of other patients were found in 2017. Watch as preeminent trans culture-makers of our time breathe new life into those who redefined gender in the midcentury. Starring Zackary Drucker (Transparent), Angelica Ross (Pose), Silas Howard (By Hook or By Crook), and Max Wolf Valerio (The Testosterone Files).

THE T Episodes 3-4
Directed by Daniel Kyri and Bea Cordelia

In My Mother's Closet-13m
Directed by: Adri Almeida & Carolyn Wu

In My Mother's Closet' explores the intersections of being brown, trans, and a woman. Through song, Adri reconciles the struggle of wanting to belt out her truth while not wanting to risk her relationship with her religious mother. With the support of her best friend, she perseveres.

THE T Episodes 5-6
Directed by Daniel Kyri and Bea Cordelia

Missed Connections-15m
Directed by: Brandon Ho

Two strangers meet and form a bond at a festival, but they forget to exchange contact info. As they search for one another in the real world, their posts go viral, as they navigate their careers, lives, and societyʼs expectations of them as Black, female, and transgender. An LGBT love story.

Earlier Event: May 27
Papi Chulo
Later Event: May 29