Reviews

Jan 3, 2021
Transhood shines a light on the unique issues that face both transgender children and their parents.
Nov 17, 2020
For all of its positives, "Transhood" spends a lot of time on the minutiae of medical transition, a narrative many trans people would like to move on from - yesterday.
Nov 13, 2020
Offering no narration, expert talking heads or text interstitials, Liese forgoes contextualizing the culture wars and instead lets her subjects speak for themselves. Their pathos, however, doesn't always localize where you'd expect.
Nov 12, 2020
A little too brisk in its approach, and yet Transhood allows its young voices to find their voice, so to speak, and reveals much of how our sense of self, identity, and empathy have evolved.
Nov 11, 2020
With so much ground to cover, the scenes' shortness can feel unsatisfying and even occasionally facile.
Jun 22, 2020
The level of intimacy is what makes the film special.
Jun 3, 2020
"Transhood" maintains an artful bifocal perspective, capturing both youthful impatience and parental whiplash as it tracks the physical and emotional development of four trans children over the course of five years.