Tonight, Tuesday, Oct. 2. The 6 p.m. there will be a showing of selected shorts from the “America in Transition” documentary and social impact campaign. The showing will take place in the Handwerker Gallery. In collaboration with the Handwerker Gallery, the Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen LGBTQ film series will present this showing. It is free and open to the public. After the show, A member of the “America in Transition” production team will Skype in for an audience Q& A following the showing.
The documentary amplifies the experiences of transgender people of color across the United States — on themes of immigration, healing from trauma, sexual violence, HIV criminalization, faith, and military service.
The Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen series is sponsored by the Ithaca College Center for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Education, Outreach, and Services. For more information, visit www.ithaca.edu/lgbt.