A Transgender Director Who Defies Genres (to France’s Confusion)

A Transgender Director Who Defies Genres (to France’s Confusion)

“Saison Sèche” offers with the violence girls undergo in patriarchal societies. The forged can be trapped in a closed white area, underneath a ceiling that strikes up and down with out rhyme or purpose. “It’s the glass ceiling, and more,” Ms. Ménard mentioned. “That’s what it’s like to be permanently under surveillance, and reprimanded as […]

Opinion

Opinion

Still, there was a time after I felt that getting any movie about trans expertise made was triumph sufficient, and I used to be prepared, again then, to endure cis actors enjoying us. When Will Forte portrayed me on “Saturday Night Live” in 2006, my preliminary response was to be charmed; I made related allowances, […]

Teddy Geiger Tried Teen Pop Fame. Now She’s Back on Her Own Terms.

Teddy Geiger Tried Teen Pop Fame. Now She’s Back on Her Own Terms.

The day the songwriter Teddy Geiger got here out publicly as transgender — in a playful Instagram remark despatched from Rick Rubin’s Shangri-La studio in Malibu — was the identical day she shared the information with Shawn Mendes, the 19-year-old pop phenom who has been her closest and most profitable A-list collaborator. It was final […]

Scarlett Johansson’s Casting as Transgender Man Draws a Backlash

Scarlett Johansson’s Casting as Transgender Man Draws a Backlash

Scarlett Johansson confronted a storm of criticism this week after it was reported that she would play a transgender man in a film, a 12 months after she drew scrutiny for taking up a job that was initially Japanese. The newly introduced movie, “Rub & Tug,” is predicated on the real-life story of Dante “Tex” […]

The Next Case for ‘C.S.I.’ Creator: Graphic Novels by and for Teenagers

The Next Case for ‘C.S.I.’ Creator: Graphic Novels by and for Teenagers

Bullying, divorce, college shootings, racism and gender id are among the many many points youngsters grapple with each day. Now, a line of autobiographical graphic novels from a brand new imprint, Zuiker Press, that debuts in November will enable younger folks dealing with private or public points to inform their tales within the hopes of […]

Category Is … Filmmaker Realness

Category Is … Filmmaker Realness

As the solar sank beneath the New Jersey skyline on a heat Monday, the documentary filmmaker and photographer Elegance Bratton was strolling down Christopher Street in Manhattan. He was headed towards the Hudson River piers, a strip of gentrified city greenway that also buzzes with the power of the town’s storied vogue ballroom scene. Wearing […]

At Pride Parade, Few Paid Attention to the Candidates

At Pride Parade, Few Paid Attention to the Candidates

The governor introduced a hulking tractor-trailer with confetti weapons, 1000’s upon 1000’s of rainbow-printed indicators and a coterie of elected officers. His Democratic challenger introduced a modest pickup truck with glittery blue tassels, a small however vigorous musical quartet and Lea DeLaria, an actress from the tv present “Orange Is the New Black.” He was […]

Opinion

Opinion

When I used to be a youngster, I used to skip faculty to go to the library. I adopted one name quantity to a different till I’d collected a complete stack of books. It was like magic — you might search for a slew of numbers and letters and swiftly discover books that advised the […]

She Wanted You to See a Family, Not Just a Pregnant Man

She Wanted You to See a Family, Not Just a Pregnant Man

The photographer Jackie Molloy adopted Tanner and David for a yr and a half, throughout which era she took some 20,00zero photos. The creator, middle, with David (left) and Tanner (holding Paetyn).CreditPhoto courtesy of Tyler, a household good friend Times Insider delivers behind-the-scenes insights into how information, options and opinion come collectively at The New […]