The Meet the Press Film Festival in Collaboration with the American Film Institute (AFI) announced its full slate of official selections – 16 short-length political documentaries produced by filmmakers from across the country.
Gavin Grimm vs.
NAME OF FILM: GAVIN GRIMM VS.
DIRECTOR(S): Nadia Hallgren
GENRE: Documentary Film
SYNOPSIS: Director Nadia Hallgren tells the story of transgender teen Gavin Grimm suing his local school board in 2016 after its members refused to let him use the bathroom of his choice. He was ready to take his case all the way to the Supreme Court — and then the election happened.