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A Trailer for 'Mother Wit'



Mother Wit

Three Black trans women grieve the death of their matriarch and mentor, as they fight to achieve...

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Video produced by Te Shima Brennen and Rajvi Desai. United States, 2023.

Here is the trailer for Mother Wit, the story of a Black trans matriarch. The futures she sees for her children aren’t necessarily the ones they had envisioned.

This documentary is a multi-character verité narrative of a Black trans community's pursuit of education and liberation. It was co-directed by Columbia Journalism School graduates Te Shima Brennen and Rajvi Desai.