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"I would much rather have a good relationship with the daughter that I have, than a poor relationship with a son that doesn't really exist." So says dad, Jeremy Mathis, referring to his 6-year-old, transgender daughter, Coy, in the new documentary "Crossover Kids" from Journeyman Pictures. Coy began her "social transition to the other gender" at age four, but became ... [Read]

Project Nim: Planet of the Ape

Posted by Randy Shulman
July 23, 2011 9:11 AM |
Director James Marsh and the Oscar-winning team behind the documentary Man on Wire offer Project Nim, the story of a chimpanzee who became the focus of a landmark experiment in the '70s to see if an ape reared and nurtured like a child could learn to communicate with sign language. It didn't work. Landmark's E Street Cinema, 555 11th ... [Read]