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"Tales of the Waria" is a film from director Kathy Huang which profiles the waria of Indonesia, who find acceptance in Muslim society that may be surprising to outsiders.

Tales of the Waria

Tales of the Waria is a feature length film form director/producer, Kathy Huang, who spent months in Indonesia working with local waria to develop the film.

We recommend "Tales of the Waria: Indonesia's Third Gender" for a summary of the film and issues it raises. This page provides a variety of additional film clips and producer commentary.

"Tales of the Waria" Trailer

Clips from the Film

Comments from the Director/Producer

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