My Transgender Kid


My Transgendre Kid / 1×60 / Channel 4 / Firecracker / 2015
Camera Operator filming a 3 part series ‘Born in the Wrong Body’ for Channel 4
Dir Emma young / SDir Nick Sweeney / EP Tom Barry & Jes Wilkins

“I Don’t want to be a girl. I am a girl” – Paddy aged 8.

Following two ordinary British families navigating the extraordinary challenges of growing up with a transgender child. Part of a groundbreaking documentary series about what it’s like to grow up transgender. The parents are faced with decisions few others could comprehend, from whether to use “he” or “she” pronouns to if they should let their kids go to school with their new identity, and risk bullying and judgment.