List of Trans and Gender Related Movies, Shows, and Books

05/16/2021, 22:18:00

Gender Talk Radio


Trans and gender-related movies/shows

Family movies (introduction of genders differently)


Daddy Daycare


Jack and Jill

Just Go With It

The Kids Are All Right

Miss Congeniality



The Best Trans Movies

Women in Revolt, 1971.

In a Year of 13 Moons, 1978.

Paris is Burning, 1990.

The Crying Game, 1992.

Paris is Burning, 1992.

The Adventures of Priscilla Queen of the Desert, 1994.


All About My Mother, 1995.   

Ma Vie En Rose, 1997. 

Boy's Do not Cry, 1999. 

Iron Ladies, 2001.

Southern Comfort, 2001.

Normal, 2003.

Stage Beauty, 2004.      

Wild Side, 2004.                                                                                                

It's the TransAmerica, 2005.

Transgeneration, 2005. 

Rent, 2005.

The Aggressives, 2005.

Casi Divas, 2008.

Criminal Queers, 2013.

Kate Bornstein Is a Queer & Pleasant Danger, 2014.

Something Must Break, 2014.   

Boy Meets Girl, 2014.                                                                                  

The Danish Girl, 2015.

Tangerine, 2015.

Girls Lost, 2015.

Her Story, 2016.

Inferninho, 2018.

Transparent (Amazon show)

Pose (TV series)

Disclosure, 2020 (documentary, available on Netflix).

Dominique Jackson, 2021 (documentary, Defining Moments, episode 1 on Hulu)

Transgender Book List:

A Guide to Gender by Sam Killermann

I Promised Not to Tell: Raising a Transgender Child by Cheryl B. Evans

Supporting Transgender Autistic Youth and Adults by Finn V. Gratton

This is How It Always Is by Laurie Frankel (trans fiction)


A kids book about being TRANSGENDER by Gia Parr

A kids book about being INCLUSIVE by Ashton Mota and Rebekah Bruesehoff

A kids book about being NON-BINARY by Hunter Chinn-Raicht

Alice in Genderland: A Crossdresser Comes of Age by Richard J. Novic MD

Becoming Nicole: Transformation of an American Family by Amy Ellis Nutt

Becoming a Visible Man by Jamison Green

Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out by Susan Kuklin       

Butch Is a Noun by S. Bear Bergman

Finding the Real Me: True Tales of Sex and Gender Diversity by Tracie O'Keefe; Katrina Fox;

From The Inside Out: Radical Gender Transformation, FTM and Beyond by Morty Diamond

The Gender Frontier by Mariette Pathy Allen

Gender Outlaw: On Men, Women, and the Rest of Us by Kate Bornstein

Gender Born, Gender Made: Raising Healthy Gender-nonconforming Children by Diane Ehrensaft and Edgardo Menvielle 

How Sex Changed: A History of Transsexuality in the United States by Joanne Meyerowitz

In One Person by John Irving

Just Add Hormones: An Insider's Guide to the Transsexual Experience by Matt Kailey

The Last Time I Wore a Dress by Daphne Scholinski and Jane Meredith Adams

Made In God's Image: A Resource for Dialogue About the Church and Gender Difference by Ann Thompson Cook

Middlesex by Jeffrey Eugenides

My Gender Workbook: How to Become a Real Man, a Real Woman, the Real You, or
Something Else Entirely by Kate Bornstein

My Husband Betty: Love, Sex, and Life With a Crossdresser by Helen Boyd

Nobody Passes: Rejecting the Rules of Gender and Conformity by Matt Bernstein Sycamore

The Riddle of Gender, Science, Activism, And Transgender Rights by Deborah Rudacille

Self Made Men: Identity, and Embodiment Recognition Among Transsexual Men by Henry Rubin

Sex Changes: The Politics of Transgenderism by Pat Califia

Sexing the Body: Gender Politics and the Construction of Sexuality by Anne Fausto-Sterling

Stone Butch Blues by Leslie Feinberg

She 's Not There by Jennifer Finney Boylan

My Story by Caroline Cossey

Toward a Recognition of androgyne by Carolyn G. Heilbrun

Trans Liberation: Beyond Pink or Blue by Leslie Feinberg

Trans-Sister Radio by Chris A. Bohjalian

Transgender Emergence: Therapeutic Guidelines for Working With Gender-Variant People and Their Families by Arlene Istar Lev

The Transgender Child: A Handbook for Families and Professionals by Stephanie Bril and Rachel Pepper

Transmen and FTMs: Identities, Bodies, Genders, and sexualities by Jason Cromwell

Transparent: Love, Family, and Living the T with Transgender Teenagers by Cris Beam

True Selves: Understanding Transsexualism-For Families, Friends, Coworkers, and
Helping Professionals by Mildred L. Brown; Chloe Ann Rounsley; Cloe Ann Rounsley;

Whipping Girl: A Transsexual Woman on Sexism and the Scapegoating of Femininity by Julia Serano

Transition: Becoming Who I Was Always Meant to Be by Chez Bono

Trans Allyship Workbook by Davey Shlasko

Not Just a Tomboy by Caspar Baldwin

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Trans by Brynn Tannehill

Trans Teen Survival Guide by Owl and Fox Fisher

Tomorrow Will Be Different by Sarah McBride


Books for Children

The Adventures of Tina and Jordan by Jessica Lam

 It Feels Good to Be Yourself: A Book about Gender Identity by Theresa Thorn

The Family Book by Todd Parr

I am Jazz by Jessica Herthel and Jazz Jennings

Jacob's New Dress by Sarah Hoffman and Ian Hoffman

My Princess Boy by Cheryl Kilodavis and Suzanne DeSimone

Not Every Princess by Jeffrey and Lisa Bone

Red: A Crayon's Story by Michael Hall

Julián Is a Mermaid by Jessica Love

When Aidan Became a Brother by Kyle Lukoff






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