Production

Moritz

Director

Moritz

This is Moritz, 23 years old, from Bonn. He helped develop Genders* and is one of he directors.

"I came up with the idea for Genders* because I wanted to give other young trans people something to identify with."

Sam

Director

Sam

This is Sam, 22 years old, from Cologne. He helped develop Genders* and is one oft he directors.

"I’m part of the project because I think it’s about time to give young trans actors and film makers opportunities."

Cast

Max

Character: Dominik

Name

This is Max, he is 22 years old and lives in Cologne. He plays the role of Dominik, a cis gay man, whose life unexpectedly comes in touch with the trans topic which causes him to rethink his own identity.

Meru

Character: Johanna

Name

Meru is 20 years old and from Bonn. In our webseries they play a cis girl who Sebastian takes a fancy with. How will Johanna cope when she finds out Sebastian is trans?

Luca

Character: Sebastian

Name

Luca is 20 years old and from Bonn. He plays Sebastian who falls in love with Johanna. Sebastian lives stealth and hesitates to tell Johanna that he’s trans. This leads to unwanted consequences.

Jon

Character: Mark

Name

This is Jon, he’s 19 and from Cologne. He plays Mark, Sebastian’s best friend. He’s also ftm transgender and lives life out-and-proud. But will this always go well?

Skalle-Per Thorkjell

Character: Sarah // Lucas

Name

Thorkjell is 16 years old and lives in Bielefeld. He plays Sarah, who doesn’t identify with the female gender that she was assigned at birth with and comes out as ftm transgender to her flatmate Dominik. Sarah now starts living life as Lucas, but transition doesn’t seem so clear-cut to him.

Mel

Character: Philip // Pia

Name

Mel is 18 years old and lives in Cologne. She plays Philip who, in the course of the series, finds to his true self: Pia.