Transhood Reviews

November 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.
November 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.
November 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.
June 22, 2020
The level of intimacy is what makes the film special.
Top Critic
June 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.