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Saturday, August 24 • 7:05pm - 8:35pm
Changing The Game

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In 2017, high school transgender athlete Mack Beggs, competing in the league for the gender he was assigned at birth, was named the Texas state champion in wrestling. The win made headlines, generating hero worship from some and hate mail and threats from others. “Changing The Game” focuses on Beggs, but also profiles high school athletes Sarah, a New Hampshire skier, and Connecticut track star Andraya. The documentary reverently portrays the complexities of high school sports in the lives of young transgender athletes. — Rachel Morgan

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Michael Barnett

Director, SuperFilms!
Michael Barnett is an Emmy Award winning filmmaker focused on telling human stories of culture and social justice. His films have premiered at Sundance and Tribeca and have won awards at over 40 festivals around the globe. Michael has also created award winning commercials, music... Read More →

Saturday August 24, 2019 7:05pm - 8:35pm CDT
First Church of Birmingham