February 9, 2012

Alex’s genotype is XXY and she faces the issue of choosing a sexual identity to meet society’s expectations. Argentina, not famed for its lead on contemporary gender discourse, has delivered an honest, sensitive film on intersexuality. It explores the right to be different, to find a sexual niche that fits. ¥Poignant human drama.’ robertebert.com Oscar nomination and 20 major wins.

Film Information

Title XXY
Directed by Lucia Puenzo
Language Spanish
Country Argentina
Classification 15
Running Time 91 mins
Subtitles Yes
Colour Yes
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