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2 Ratings: 5.0
Art House & International movie directed by Lucia Puenzo

A delicate, emotionally potent Argentine drama.--Manohla Dargis,The New York Times

Director: Lucia Puenzo
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review by . October 27, 2008
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The chromosomal abnormality of XXY has been labeled as Klinefelter's Syndrome, hermaphroditism, and Intersex. The 'conception' defect results in a child with both male and female organs and when detected at birth usually results in a decision between physicians and parents to surgically alter the child to be one or the other phenotypic assignments - male or female. In this remarkably sensitive film based on a short story 'Cinismo' by Sergio Bizzio and adapted for the screen by writer/director Lucía …
review by . September 16, 2008
"XXY"    Making a Choice--An Amazing Film    Amos Lassen    If you have a chance to see "XXY", make sure you grab it. It is one of the amazing films I have ever seen and it will make you think. For almost all of us adolescence is a difficult time. We have to face decisions and make choices but I'll bet that none of us have had to make the decision that Alex (Ines Efron) was faced with. Alex was born as what is known as an intersex child …
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