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Transgender Judaism Documentary (Working Title)

Lane Michael Stanley
Lowell Blank, Lane Michael Stanley
An image of non-binary teen AJ Hack holding his family's copy of the Mishnah, a red book with Hebrew lettering and a taped-together binding.

Judaism sanctifies every kind of major life event - and many Transgender and Non-Binary Jews are leveraging this power to celebrate their gender transitions. How can ancient ritual teach us to claim transition as spiritual and even holy, when to do so is still a radical act?