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PLGFF film review: ‘Tomboy’

'Tomboy'

Narratives about those crossing the gender spectrum, in whatever capacity, are just beginning to enter mainstream culture. I often find myself wanting to see more well-rounded, and dare I say happy portrayals of non-gender conforming people on screen. Tomboy, a French film by Director CĂ©line Sciamma, does not paint a wholly a rosy picture, but it does portray the young child protagonist with compassion and sincerity.

Ten year […]

PLGFF Wednesday the 5th previews: Mangus, Tomboy

Tomboy – 7pm

In our second FTM-related tale, 10-year-old Laura moves to a new town and tells everyone her name is Michael. This works fine all summer long in the French countryside but things change and secrets begin to emerge as the school year approaches.

Tomboy Trailer by peccadillopictures

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