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. Then there’s speech therapy to feminize the voice, hormones to encourage breast growth, and ultimately, the irreversible surgery that will change them forever.
Bold, emotional, and compelling, “My Dad is a Woman” gains intimate access to the lives of three families, in which a father, partner, or son has battled fear and prejudice to reveal their real selves.