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Still Point Turning

From the age of eight, Catherine McGregor knew she was a woman. But first she would have to live as a man.

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Still Point Turning

Date: 10 Apr 2018

From the age of eight, Catherine McGregor knew she was a woman. But first she would have to live as a man.

She played many parts: son, brother, husband, athlete, soldier, speech writer. She worked in professions full of machismo, inside institutions built by men.

Every day was a challenge, and every challenge took its toll. In 2012, aged 56, McGregor faced a turning point: end her life, or transition as a woman.

Writer-director Priscilla Jackman draws from countless hours of interviews with McGregor to tell her story in her own words, revealing a woman of fierce intellect, passion, incisive humour and profound feeling.

Nicholas Brown, Andrew Guy, Chantelle Jamieson, Ashley Lyons, and Georgina Symes feature. Heather Mitchell stars.

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