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Translatina to Screen in D.C.

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Translatina, a documentary on the lives of trans women in Latin America, will see its D.C. debut next week at the Pan American Health Organization. The film tackles a host of issues affecting the community—from sex work to sexual assault to homelessness to HIV to  police brutality: "We hit them, with no shame, because they are men," one police officer says in the film. "They are transvestites. They are homosexuals." Screening details after the jump.

Thursday, July 29 2010, 6 p.m.
Pan American Health Organization
525 23rd St. NW

RSVP to sida@paho.org.

  • http://newcolumbiaheights.blogspot.com andrew

    based on the name, I thought it was about translators.

  • kza

    That was pretty much the only reason I saw Transamerica. I really wanted to see things translated into American.

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