SAME Alliance Presents: The Movie "XXY".

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01/22/2013 - 6:30pm

SAME is Proud to show "XXY", a 2007 Argentine film written and directed by Lucía Puenzo. The film stars Ricardo Darín, Valeria Bertuccelli, Inés Efron and Martín Piroyansky.

It tells the story of Alex, a 15-year-old intersex person, the way her family copes with her condition and the ultimate decision that she must eventually make as she finds her gender identity.

Winner of the Critics' Week grand prize at the 2007 Cannes film festival, the ACID/CCAS Support Award, Best Film at the 2008 Argentine Film Critics Association Awards, and chosen to close the 2008 Melbourne Queer Film Festival. (In Spanish w English Subtitles)

So join us for the film, snacks, and short discussion at the SD Pride offices! See you there!

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