A no holds barred look into some of the lives of male to female transsexuals in The Philippines. Determined not to surrender to the homophobia surrounding them, they change their appearance to become the “perfect woman.” Amidst a beauty contest are their personal confessions of struggles, facing violence, their love lives, and understanding what it means to be a woman. Directed by Janice Villarosa. Featuring Mimi Juareza, Fiona Solis, Dimple Carpina, Katrina Manlangit, and Erika Fox. Subtitles. New York Premiere. Nudity and Graphic Medical Procedure.
Running Time: 1 hr 11 min
Film Block: July 13 | 6:45pm
All Screenings in the 2014 LIIFE line-up will be held at the Bellmore Movies – 222 Pettit Avenue, Bellmore, NY 11710
(Directly North of the Bellmore Train Station)