Threshold (2020)

  • Documentary
  • 1h 17m

CLOSING FILM “Threshold” is an autobiographical documentary made by a mother who follows the gender transition of her adolescent son. Between 2016 and 2019 she interviews him, addressing the conflicts, certainties and uncertainties that pervade him in a deep search for his identity. At the same time, the mother, revealed through first-person narration and by her voice behind the camera that talks to her son also goes through a process of transformation required by the situation that life presents her with, by breaking old paradigms, facing fears and dismantling prejudices.

Director

Coraci Ruiz

Writer

Coraci Ruiz

Writer

Luiza Fagá

Producer

Julio Matos

Language

Portuguese

Subtitles

English

Country

Brazil