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 11, 2020
With so much ground to cover, the scenes' shortness can feel unsatisfying and even occasionally facile.
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.