Seahorse (2019, 90’)
Grain Media / Glimmer Films / BBC Storyville
Dir. Jeanie Finlay
Prod: Andrea Cornwell
- Documentary competition, Tribeca Film Festival
- Official selection, Hot Docs, Toronto
- QDoc, Portland, Oregon
- Youth Jury Prize, Sheffield Documentary Festival
This beautifully moving and enlightening documentary follows Freddie, a transgender man on his quest to become a father and give birth to his child.
“One trans man’s pioneering quest to fulfil an age-old desire: to start his own family. The is the story of the dad who gave birth.”
Executive producers Orlando von Einsiedel (Virunga, White Helmets, Evelyn) and Charlie Phillips Black Sheep) f0r the Guardian.
Editor Alice Powell, Sound designer Pip Norton.
It was a pleasure to work with Jeanie on this beautiful film, which I scored for strings, piano, accordion, guitar and electronics.