A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story


2h 2006

Brief Synopsis

Based on a true story, high schooler Eddie is a woman trapped in a man's body who lives life as Gwen. When she is killed by a group of young men angered upon learning about her gender, her mother is galvanized to become an activist.

Film Details

Also Known As
Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story, Gwen Araujo Story, The, Just A Girl
Release Date
2006
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

Based on a true story, high schooler Eddie is a woman trapped in a man's body who lives life as Gwen. When she is killed by a group of young men angered upon learning about her gender, her mother is galvanized to become an activist.

Film Details

Also Known As
Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story, Gwen Araujo Story, The, Just A Girl
Release Date
2006
Location
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Miscellaneous Notes

Aired in United States June 19, 2006

Picked up to production for the 2006-2007 season.

Began shooting March 27, 2006 and completed shooting April 21, 2006.