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Real Boy

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A film by Shaleece Haas

Premiering | Monday, June 19, 2017 at midnight.

WMHT Screenings | Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 2:30pm and 6:30pm - Crandall Public Library, 251 Glen St, Glens Falls, NY 12801

Friday, June 2, 2017 at 5:30 PM - Albany Barn, 56 2nd St, Albany, NY 12210

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 6pm Potluck, 7pm Screening - Old Chatham Quaker Meetinghouse, 539 County Route 13, Old Chatham, NY 12136

Image Quilt Screening | Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 7pm, Image Quilt Cinema at Unity Hall, 39 Mohawk Street, Fort Plain, NY

Real Boy is the coming-of-age story of Bennett, a trans teenager with dreams of musical stardom. During the first two years of his gender transition, as Bennett works to repair a strained relationship with his family, he is taken under the wing of his friend and musical hero, celebrated trans folk singer Joe Stevens.

Available May 21 - June 18, 2017 for the 2016 - 2017 Indie Lens Pop Up season.

Please contact Jenn Baumstein, to set up a screening.

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'Almost Sunrise' has its national broadcast premiere on the PBS documentary series POV on Monday, Nov 13, 2017 (check local listings).