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Trans Parenting at An Lanntair, Stornaway

June 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Free - £10

Trans Parenting is a shorts programme that focuses on trans and non-binary experiences around family; raising families, forming families, and nurturing families.

Flash Flood (2017, Dir. Al Mackay) is a short animation. Deep within a rotoscoped dream, three transgender people confront a cataclysmic flood. Featuring stories from Jessie Anderson, Helen Poon and Al Mackay.

Transgender Parents (2013, Dir. Rémy Huberdeau) reveals the gifts trans people bring to parenting because of, and not in spite of, their gender. It’s an intimate and tender look at the art of parenting, some of the hardest relational work in this life.

M(OTHER)HOOD (2022, Dir. Bea Goddard) is a short documentary that shows an unfiltered but fragmentary perspective of Jack López – a trans parent of four children, using the children’s art, cinematography, and words to gain privileged access to their domestic sphere.

Curated by Indigo Korres.

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This screening has an age recommendation of N/C 12+.

English audio and British Sign Language with English language captions. BSL-English interpretation for intro of event.

Audio description available for the film. Headsets available at the cinema entrance.

Quiet Room available.

Induction Loop available.

67 minutes long.

We have an Audience Access Fund for travel costs. If you would like to take this up, please contact info@sqiff.org.

We ask that you wear a mask if possible and please don’t attend the screening if you have any symptoms of Covid-19 or have been in recent contact with a confirmed case. Surgical masks will be available for free by the Quiet Space. 

If you have any other access needs you would like to discuss with us, please get in touch with us at info@sqiff.org.

Supported by Film Hub Scotland, part of the BFI’s Film Audience Network, and funded by Screen Scotland and National Lottery funding from the BFI.



June 16
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Free - £10
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