An intimate glimpse of the first visible group of transgender men in the Pacific Islands – the Rogers of Samoa. From the loneliness of family rejection and homelessness to the camaraderie of church, cooking, and dance, their stories reveal the challenges and possibilities of life in an island society rooted in culture and tradition.
Film will stream live at the link above.
Directed by: Joe Wilson & Dean Hamer
Runtime: 16 min
Rated: Not Rated
Film Type: Documentary
Format: Live Stream
THE ROGERS (short film)
Post-film panel discussion organized by Pacific Island Knowledge 2 Action Resources
2020 Brisbane Queer Film Festival
2020 Houston Asian American Pacific Islander Film Festival
2020 DC Asian Pacific American Film Festival
Saturday, October 10, 2020 @ 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM MDT