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Directed by: Joe Wilson & Dean Hamer

Runtime: 16 min

Year: 2020

Country: Samoa

Rated: Not Rated

Language: English

Film Type: Documentary

Format: Live Stream

THE ROGERS (short film)

Post-film panel discussion organized by Pacific Island Knowledge 2 Action Resources

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.

Presented in partnership with

Official Selection:

2020 Brisbane Queer Film Festival

2020 Houston Asian American Pacific Islander Film Festival

2020 DC Asian Pacific American Film Festival

Featured, Live Stream

Saturday, October 10, 2020 @ 10:30 AM11:00 AM MDT