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Transamerica (2005) portrays the journey of a pre-operative male-to-female transsexual , Bree after she learns of fathering a son eighteen years ago. Bree and her bisexual son Toby’s subcultured gender identities challenge the normative discourses of gender and sexuality prelevant in our society.
I grew up watching docos on Nat Geo and Discovery, dreaming someday I will be out there making one. I came across Story Of The Weeping Camel in 2009 when I had to write a comparative essay on different documentary styles. This one blew me away- the film is an ethnographic docu drama. A camel, its colt and a nomad family are its central characters.
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