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COBY

by Christian Sonderegger

synopsis

Small town smack in the American Midwest. Suzanna age 23 changes gender and becomes a boy: Coby. Her transformation deeply disrupts the lives of all who love her. Ultimately, Coby's chrysalis becomes the one of a whole family compelled to modify their own perspective. Not only a physical metamorphosis is at stake here but also a spiritual one that eventually takes place under the director's luminous and unexpected eye.

international title: Coby
original title: Coby
country: France
sales agent: Alpha Violet
year: 2017
genre: documentary
directed by: Christian Sonderegger
film run: 77'
release date: FR 28/03/2018
screenplay: Christian Sonderegger
cinematography by: Georgi Lazarevski
film editing: Camille Toubkis
producer: Moïra Chappedelaine-Vautier
co-producer: Marie-Castille Mention-Schaar
production: Ciaofilm, Willow Films
distributor: Epicentre Films