Screening of //Contralto//: 11 H
Panel discussion: 12 H
Co-presented by Film POP and Image+nation. festival cinema lgbt montreal film festival and ASTTeQ Tio'tia:ke - Montréal
Using Sarah Hennies’ groundbreaking experimental video //Contralto/ as a starting point, this panel will explore the particularities of the trans-feminine voice and what artists can learn from trans women’s journeys to be heard as they are. By exploring the struggles that trans women face, and the ways in which these challenges are amplified by performance, this event will explore questions of vocal presentation, change, and development over time.