The Ties That Bind

Directed by Diana Newton
Carrboro, NC

Date/ TimeThursday, April 20th at 6:30pm
Runtime: 60 minutes
Genre: Documentary Feature
Preceded by: Fear

Rigorous in its thoughtful self-examination, this devastatingly personal family portrait–a documentary feature nearly fourteen years in the making–details director Diana Newton’s own journey toward acceptance alongside her sister Christine, a trans woman navigating the emotional and physical perils of coming out. Wrenching and eloquent, The Ties That Bind offers a new gloss on living authentically in an environment historically hostile to difference.


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