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Washington, DC: Framing Agnes Screening

November 17, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST


REEL AFFIRMATIONS: Washington DC’s International LGBTQ+ Monthly Film Series

In Celebration Of Transgender Awareness Month


Framing Agnes

75 mins/USA/English

Written And Directed by CHASE JOYNT

In 1958, a young trans woman named Agnes entered a study about sex disorders at UCLA to get the gender-affirming care she needed, by any means necessary. Her story was long considered to be exceptional until never-before-seen case files of other patients were found in 2017. Directed by Chase Joynt (NO ORDINARY MAN) and featuring an all-star cast of transgender artists and performers, FRAMING AGNES uses re-enactment and genre-blurring storytelling techniques to breathe new life into previously unknown people who redefined gender in the midcentury. Featuring Angelica Ross, Jen Richards, Zackary Drucker, Silas Howard, Max Wolf Valerio, and Stephen Ira.


November 17, 2022
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EST


Landmark E Street Cinema
555 11th St NW
Washington, DC 20004 United States
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(202) 783-9494
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