Chasing Capri

The story of a cultural transition unfolding across the south, featuring stories of trans youth making their voices heard.

 

PRESS COVERAGE

Click the links below to learn more about the individuals featured in Chasing Capri. Stay tuned for the latest developments surrounding the release of the film. 

 
 

Documentary 'Chasing Capri' Follows Southern Teen's Trans Experience | EDGE MEDIA NETWORK

"Capturing the experiences of LGBTQ youth was an incredible honor. Young activists like Capri Culpepper, the central subject of the film, were making their voices heard at a time of significant change in America," Caleb Holland told EDGE. 

 

atlanta filmmaker’s documentary highlights lgbtq experiences | FOCUS MID-SOUTH

Speaking on his motivation for creating the film, Director Caleb Holland said, “I grew up gay in the same town as Capri. I was afraid to be myself. I was drawn to her story because I recognized many of her struggles from my own journey."

 

FACES OF PRIDE | USA TODAY

Capri Culpepper, a transgender teen from from Anderson, has spent months allowing a film crew to document her life in hopes her experiences will educate the South and the world.

 

Upstate transgender teen's story chronicled in documentary | WYFF 4

Capri Culpepper is back on the screen, this time in a feature-length documentary film chronicling what she went through at the South Carolina Department of Motor Vehicles while trying to get her driver's license.

 

The Upstate trans youth who sued the DMV and won | Greenville Journal

‘Chasing Capri’ tells the story of the Upstate trans youth who sued the DMV and won. 

 

filmmaker premieres new LGBT documentary, ‘Chasing Capri’ | GA VOICE

LGBT activist Capri Culpepper is the subject of a new documentary by Georgia filmmaker Caleb Holland, which premieres today on Vimeo.

 

TRANS TEEN FEATURED IN NEW DOCUMENTARY | YES! WEEKLY

GREENSBORO, NC: Southeast filmmaker Caleb Holland has released his documentary film Chasing Capri.

 

Triangle Area Release: ‘Chasing Capri’ | QNotes

Filmmaker Caleb Holland’s ‘Chasing Capri’ is now available via Vimeo.

 

Young Democrats in Upstate hear about transgender issues | The State

Caleb Holland described a feature-length documentary film that he is making about Capri Culpepper's recent experiences.

 

Corey Maison | national geographic

Chasing Capri interviewees, Eric and Corey Maison, will appear in the upcoming "Gender Revolution" issue of National Geographic Magazine!

 

SHAKINA NAYFACK | WNYC "ELIMINATING 'TRANSFACE' IN HOLLYWOOD"

Great interview with Shakina Nayfack today on WNYC! Learn more about her and her response to HB2 in North Carolina in our upcoming film!

 

Corey Maison | michigan school board adopts trans protections

Great to see Corey Maison making a difference in her school system for trans students across Michigan! Find out more about her in Chasing Capri, coming early 2017! 

 

TRANZMISSION AND LIGHTNING BOLT INK | HB2 RESPONSE

Check out Tranzmission and Lightning Bolt Ink's responses to HB2 today in the Washington Post! Both will be featured in Chasing Capri and we appreciate their support of both the film and the LGBT community!

 

CHASING CAPRI FEATURED ON MASHABLE

So proud of this clip from Chasing Capri featured on Mashable! The experience of Capri has changed many lives, and it has been an incredible honor to capture!