The gender of the soul - Episode 1Trans people in Switzerland

For many transgender people, the sex they were assigned at birth does not match their gender identity. This is the story of Andrea von Aesch, who was born a boy but always felt she was a girl. For her, what makes up a person’s identity is their soul, not their body.

This programme of the Swiss channel SRG SSR is part of The European Collection, a joint initiative of European public media (ARD, ARTE, France Télévisions, SRG SSR and ZDF), coordinated by ARTE.


51 min


From 12/12/2022 to 12/12/2023


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