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2.9
20 Ratings

Different for Girls

Directed by Richard Spence
United Kingdom, 1996
Comedy, Romance

Synopsis

Karl Foyle and Paul Prentice were best mates at school. But when they meet again in present-day London things are definitely not the same. Karl is now Kim, and she has no desire to stir up the past.

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Different for Girls Directed by Richard Spence

Awards & Festivals

National Board of Review

1997 | Winner: Special Recognition

Montréal World Film Festival

1996 | Winner: Grand Prix des Amériques

Brussels Film Festival

1997 | Winner: Best Actor (Crystal Star)

What are people saying?

  • Ally's rating of the film Different for Girls

    A lighthearted, positive film about a transgendered individual is something quite pleasant to see indeed. To say this film was ahead of its time is pretty unfortunate, but true nonetheless considering the very few films about a topic still very controversial in 2012 - and this film did it in a comedic, respectful way! The film had its faults, that's true, but how normalized the center topic was really enjoyable.