Transformed is a 4-part series amplifying trans stories, representation and filmmakers. Across these programs, audiences are invited to explore and experience trans storytelling, fostering an appreciation for trans filmmaking as an enduring and essential part of American cinema.

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

This collection of experimental, documentary and narrative shorts by trans filmmakers showcases the culture and creativity of trans lives. The program includes: LIGHT ON A PATH, FOLLOW, directed by Elliot Montague; HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MARSHA!, directed by Tourmaline & Sasha Wortzel; and more.
Tue, 10/10
Intro by Prof. Cameron Awkward-Rich, UMass Amherst. In this wildly entertaining and refreshingly unfiltered documentary, filmmaker D. Smith passes the mic to four Black transgender sex workers in Atlanta and New York City, who unapologetically break down the walls of their profession.
Tue, 10/17