Man Made

Institute History

  • 2017 Creative Producing Summit


A feature length documentary about what it means to be a man. Five men (who—like the director of this film—were born and raised female), take a variety of paths toward becoming the men they’ve always wanted to be, culminating in the only transgender bodybuilding competition in the world. Man Made is one part intimate, yet riveting competition film, and the other a unique, character-driven social justice narrative that speaks to the ways in which we all choose to define and reshape ourselves, both figuratively and literally.


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