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Documentary Mondays: "Things We Dare Not Do"

June 12, 3:30 pm.

This event is online and in-person. Join the Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Library for a free screening of “Things We Dare Not Do” 

Program Description

In the small Mexican coastal village of El Roblito, 16-year-old Ñoño lives what seems to be an idyllic existence with his loving family. But he holds a secret. Defying gender norms, Ñoño works up the courage to tell his family he wants to live his life as a woman. Yet when violence interrupts a community celebration, he must face the reality of a country shrouded in machismo and transphobia.

Directed by Bruno Santamaría and Abril López Carillo and Andrea Rabasa

Run time: 1 Hour and 11 minutes

This event is a collaboration with POV, the award-winning independent non-fiction film series on PBS www.pbs.org/pov




Space is Limited So Please Register In Advance.