Olympian Caitlyn Jenner, actress
Laverne Cox, adult film star Buck Angel and artist Amos Mac are among
the transgender individuals who appear in HBO's documentary The
Eleven transgender individuals are
profiled in director Timothy Greenfield-Sanders' (The Black List,
The Out List, The Latino List) The Trans List.
Interviewer Janet Mock lets these
individuals tell their own stories in their own words.
The film also includes lawyer Kylar
Broadus, British model Caroline Cossey, TransLatin founder Bamby
Salcedo, Miss Major Griffin-Gracy (an activist who participated in
the Stonewall riots), activist Nicole Maines, U.S. Army Sergeant
Shane Ortega, and performance artist Alok Vaid-Menon.
“We live in a world that tells so
many people that they're not enough,” Cox is seen saying in a
trailer for the film. “I'm here to tell you that you are.”
HBO will debut The Trans List on
Monday, December 5.