Gendernauts - A journey through shifting identities

Monika Treut 1999 Germany documentary color 86min German 35mm
GENDERNAUTS explores phenomena of gender fluidity at the end of the last millennium in the Bay Area, California. It is a film about cyborgs, people who alter their bodies and minds with new technologies and chemistry, with an emphasis on biological women who use the male sexual hormone testosterone.


Monika Treut

Monika Treut is a German lesbian filmmaker. in 1985, Treut made her feature film debut with Seduction: The Cruel Woman, a film that explored sadomasochistic sex practices.

Monika Treut

1985 Seduction: The Cruel Woman

1988 Virgin Machine

1991 My Father Is Coming

1992 Female Misbehavior

1997 Didn't Do It For Love

1999 Gendernauts - A journey through shifting identities

2001 Warrior Of Light

Director: Monika Treut

Producer: Monika Treut

Cinematographer: Elfi Mikesch

Editor: Eric Schefter

Original Music: George Kajanus

Sound: Andreas Pietsch

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