The Transgender Film Center (Olathe, KS) presents “TRANSforming Your Crew,” a conversation focused on exploring meaningful hiring practices for transgender people within the film and television industry.

Moderated by TFC Founder and filmmaker Sav Rodgers, this panel will feature working trans entertainment professionals and discuss the importance of hiring trans people above and below-the-line. Featuring Savannah Ward (Staff Writer, Cruel Summer) and Alex Schmider (Producer & Associate Director of Transgender Representation at GLAAD), this panel explores creating a trans-friendly set, the need for trans voices, the importance of allyship.

The Transgender Film Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping trans creators bring finished films to audiences around the world.

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