POV 1988 | TV Show
This acclaimed, long-running documentary series is a showcase for independent films on a wide variety of subjects, from the heartwarming (`Sweet Old Song,' about a 91-year-old musician) to the whimsical (`The Sweetest Sound,' a study of names) to the contr (more…)
Premiered: July 5, 1988
Season 3, Episode 2 A Metamorphosis Man Into a Woman
First Aired: July 3, 1990
"Metamorphosis: Man into Woman," filmed over a three-year period, chronicles the transformation of an artist who believes "he is a woman, trapped in a man's body." Before he can be accepted for "sex reassignment" surgery, he must demonstrate that he can live as a woman for at least one year.