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Dawn, Her Dad, and the Tractor


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I can certainly understand why you want to see this film.  If you hear of a time when those of us in the states can view it please let us know.  I have also been blessed to be accepted in what in NJ is considered a rural community.

 

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On 5/29/2021 at 8:52 PM, Susan R said:

She’s a real kick in the pants

Yeah! isn't she, Susan? ?

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On 5/29/2021 at 4:52 AM, Susan R said:

@KayC I really enjoy Maya Henry’s YouTube content. She’s a real kick in the pants.?

Yeah I have watched her for years. Long before her post-op videos went up on you tube. 

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It took a while to get here, but Dawn, Her Dad, and the Tractor is playing at our local indie cinema.  We just got home from watching it.  I loved this movie!

 

This is a beautifully filmed, well-written, well-acted film about transgender acceptance.  (And lack thereof.)  

 

After being estranged from her family for several years, during which time she transitioned, Dawn comes home for her mother's funeral, surprising everyone.  It is a small farm in a rural community, and, while some people are accepting, some aren't.  (Trigger warning for some offensive dialogue and conduct.)  The story is about how Dawn and her father reconcile by restoring an old tractor.

 

Being an indie film, it might be hard to find it.  It won't be showing in many theatres, and it may be a while before it is picked up on any streaming service.  But if you find it, you have to watch it!

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Thanks for the recommendation.  Will definitely keep an eye open for it!

 

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