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Southern Comfort

Directed by Kate Davis
United States, 2001


Southern Comfort documents the final year in the life of Robert Eads, a transgender man. Eads, diagnosed with ovarian cancer, was turned down for treatment by two dozen doctors out of fear that treating such a patient would hurt their reputations.

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Southern Comfort Directed by Kate Davis

Awards & Festivals

Sundance Film Festival

2001 | Winner: Grand Jury Prize for Documentary Feature