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Independent Lens | Real Boy - Trailer

Real Boy - Trailer

A moving and intimate story of a family in transition, Real Boy follows the journey of trans teen Bennett as he navigates adolescence, sobriety, and the physical and emotional ramifications of his changing gender identity. Through the process, his mother Suzy makes her own transformation — travelling a difficult road toward accepting that the daughter she raised as Rachael is now her son Bennett.

Premiere Date: June 19, 2017 | Runtime: 00:00:30

Season 19

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