‘A moving one-off’

- Closer

‘A revealing film’

- TV Times

‘This thoughtful documentary is illuminating.’

- Radio Times

My Dad is a Woman

1 x 60’

UK Premiere 10.35pm 1st March 2012 on ITV1

What would you do if your dad dropped the bombshell that he wanted to be a woman? There are an estimated 6,000 transsexuals in the UK. Many are married and have children. Yet there are no self-help manuals for wives and kids when the man of the house starts wearing dresses, make-up and heels. There’s speech therapy to feminise the voice, electrolysis to get rid of unwanted body hair and the irreversible surgery that will change their sex forever.

My Dad is a Woman gains intimate access to the lives of two families, in which a father becomes the woman he’s always wanted to be.

Executive Producers: Paul Hamann & Emma Goddard

Filmed, produced & directed by: Kim Duke

Editor: Frank Burgess

Composer: Justin Nichols

Narrator: Richard Armitage

 

Distributed by: ITV Studios Global Entertainment

http://www.itvstudiosge.com/ 

 

Distribution Title: Our Lives: My Dad is a Woman

All Productions