Transformed Shorts Program

77 mins.
Directed by various

Co-curated with Rox Samer, Assistant Professor of Screen Studies at Clark University.

Post-screening discussion with Prof. Samer, Elliot Montague, Assistant Professor of Film Production at Mount Holyoke College, and Vick Quezada, Assistant Professor of Studio Arts and Visual Culture at Hampshire College.


This collection of experimental, documentary and narrative shorts by trans filmmakers showcases the culture and creativity of trans lives.

The program is as follows:

  • Chris Vargas, “Have You Ever Seen a Transsexual Before?” (4 min.)
  • Chase Joynt, “I’m Yours” (5 min.)
  • Chase Joynt, "Akin" (8 min.)
  • Chase Joynt and Alexis Mitchell, “Stealth” (17 min.)
  • Rhys Ernst and Zackary Drucker, “Go Trans” (8 min.)
  • Rhys Ernst, “Generations (This Is Me, Ep. 2)” (6 min.)
  • Tourmaline and Sasha Wortzel, “Happy Birthday, Marsha!” (14 min.)
  • Elliot Montague, “Light on a Path, Follow” (15 min.)

Transformed is supported in part by Cooley Dickinson Hospital and the Five College Consortium.