The Danish Girl Film and Discussion

The Sexuality and Gender Advocacy (SGA), with support from the Medical Student’s Association, would like to introduce a film screening of “The Danish Girl” followed by guest speakers including Dr. Justin Petryk, a Psychiatrist who works with transgender patients in the process of transitioning. Tickets will be $5 at the door.

This film portrays the true story of a painter named Einar Wegener who became the first person to undergo sexual reassignment surgery in 1931 and the struggles and accomplishments of the relationship with their wife throughout their journey.

Time: April 26th, 2017 6:30 PM
Location: Garneau Theatre (8712 109 St NW, Edmonton)

Danish Girl Poster JPG


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