Director: Jeanie Finlay

Courtesy of: Grain Media Documentary | Gay | Trans | Unclassified 18+ | 91 mins | UK | 2019


Seahorse chronicles the moving journey 30-year-old British journalist and gay trans man Freddie McConnell takes to fulfil his dream of becoming a parent. Sensitively told this documentary follows Freddie as he goes off testosterone in able to deliver his own child and the complex emotions he experiences as his body begins to transition back.

Director Jeanie Finlay paints a nuanced and tender portrait of McConnell’s resilient, challenging and emotional path towards fulfilling their dream.


“One of the most moving things I have ever witnessed. I am forever changed.”
– Portland Observer

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