By Shaleece Haas
Real Boy is the coming-of-age story of Bennett, a trans teenager with dreams of musical stardom. During the first two years of his gender transition, as Bennett works to repair a strained relationship with his family, he is taken under the wing of his friend and musical hero, celebrated trans folk singer Joe Stevens.
Indie Lens Pop-Up documentary films are screened in Studio 251 (aka “The Film Co-op”) Screening is approx. 1 hour, an audience discussion to follow film.
The Alabama Filmmakers Co-op is a local Producing Partner of Indie Lens Pop-up
Indie Lens Pop-Up is a neighborhood series that brings people together for film screenings and community-driven conversations. Featuring documentaries seen on PBS’s Independent Lens, Indie Lens Pop-Up draws local residents, leaders and organizations to discuss what matters most, from newsworthy topics, to family and relationships. Make friends, share stories, and join the conversation.