FRI 09 Nov | 20:30 | Rich Mix
UK, Kenya. 2017. 78 mins. English subs.
Shot over a period of three years, Aitchison explores Kenya’s intersex and transgender communities through the story of Sidney, an intersex person who flees from rural Kenya to Nairobi after being expelled from his family. In Nairobi he makes friends and together they explore life, love and relationships.
Tristan Aitchison is a filmmaker and photographer from the Northern Highlands of Scotland. He has an interest in documenting social issues. He helped establish and run the BFI Film Academy Highlands and Islands, nurturing the next generation of creative talent.