There’s nothing wrong with you : Wrabel’s powerful video for the Trans Community

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Openly gay singer/songwriter Stephen Wrabel, known simply as Wrabel, has penned this beautiful haunting melody that has been made into such a powerful and highly emotional video starring trans actor August Aiden as a response to Trump’s attacks on the transgender community. In an open letter, Wrable wrote : i wrote this song on february 23rd. … Continue reading



First Comes Love : The Trans Project

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B. Proud the photographer/writer is working on a new project following on from her phenomenally successful First Comes Love.  That book and exhibit celebrates the lives and enduring relationships of LGBTQ couples  across the U.S. who have been together for 10, 20, 30, 40, and even 50+ years.  First Comes Love sought  to change attitudes, open hearts, and propel the marriage equality movement simply by introducing and sharing the love stories of 65 real American long-term same-sex couples. 

Now B. Proud is looking to devote the new as yet unnamed Project to trans couple to celebrate their lives and give them more visibility to encourage more acceptance and protection in society.  She is planning a trip to Provincetown in 10 days and is very interested in hearing from any trans couples in the area, and from other part of the country too, who would like to participate in the Project.  To hear more about the it, check out the interview below that B. Proud recorded with Roger Walker-Dack for queerguru reports on PTV’s Channel 99

 



Identify : 5 Trans Athletes tell their Stories

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Identify is a stunning new series of five documentaries made by Vice Media and being broadcast on The Olympic Channel that features five transgender athletes through their journeys to their true identities. The first episode premiered on Wednesday, June 28 but still can be viewed On Demand and ob the channel’s own app. The athletes featured … Continue reading



David France & Victoria Cruz talk about The Death & Life of Marsha P. Johnson

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Following his first highly successful documentary ‘How To Survive A Plague’ which deservedly won him an Oscar Nomination, filmmaker David France has now turned his attention to the mystery surrounding the death of legendary NY drag queen and activist Marsha P. Johnson for his sophomore movie.  With the help of Victoria Cruz who was about to retire from the NY Anti-Violence Project, they try to get to the truth of what really happened to this stalwart of the Gay Liberation movement who was a central figure in the Stonewall riots.

The interview for ‘queerguru reports’ on PTV’s Channel 99 as part of their coverage of #PIFF2017 was filmed at The Lands End Inn by Heather Reed and Hussein Wentz, and was edited by Roger Walker-Dack. 

 

For queerguru’s full review of the movie, click HERE



Passing : the story of 3 Trans Men of color

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Passing is a very powerful short documentary which examines experiences of racism and sexism today, through the eyes of 3 transmen of color.  Co-directed by one of the men Lucah Rosenberg Lee,  it adds yet another vital piece of conversation to the continuing dialogue about the acceptance of members of the transgender community in a culture … Continue reading



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