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Directed By: Luis De Filippis
2018 / Canada / 13 mins. / Narrative

Program: VIMEO- LADIES WITH LENSES

In this raw and graceful testimony of intersectional womanhood, a trans girl has to care for her Italian grandmother. She assumes that her Nonna disapproves of her - but instead discovers a tender bond in their shared vulnerability.

 

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Luis De Filippis

Director, Writer, Producer

Luis is a Canadian-Italian trans femme filmmaker whose work celebrates otherness and employs a fierce female gaze. Their work has played internationally at festivals such as TIFF, Rotterdam, and BFI Flare. With support form TIFF Canadian Women in Film Fellowship they attended the TIFF Filmmaker Lab in September 2018.