23 min
Christina Willings

Beauty explores the lives of five gender-creative kids, each uniquely engaged in shaping their own sense of what it means to be fully human. Whether it’s dealing with bullies, explaining themselves to their parents, or navigating the uncharted waters of relationships, Bex, Lili, Fox, Tru and Milo talk about their experiences and struggle to live in authenticity.

Awards and distinctions

  • Documentary Social/Political Yorkton Film Festival - Yorkton, 2019
  • Kathleen Shannon Award Yorkton Film Festival - Yorkton, 2019
  • Most Inspirational Short Film Reel to Real International Film Festival for Youth and Families - Vancouver, 2019
  • Best Short Documentary Providence Children's Film Festival - Providence, 2019
  • Audience Choice Award Reel Pride Film Festival - Winnipeg, 2018
  • Honorable Mention Fusion FIlm Festival - Oslo, 2018
  • People’s Choice award for Best Short Queer Film Festival - Vancouver, 2018