Rhys Ernst is a filmmaker and artist. His work investigates transgender identity in the context of larger narratives, and seeks to develop and expand the portrayal of trans lives in media. He is a Producer on Amazon’s “Transparent” and created the title sequence for the series.
Ernst was nominated for a 2015 Emmy Award for directing and producing the webseries “Transparent: This Is Me,” which won a Special Recognition GLAAD Award. In 2016 he teamed up with Focus Features to create the online series “We’ve Been Around,” a collection of short films on transgender pioneers.
Title: Print of 35mm Film Still from We’ve Been Around: Lucy Hicks Anderson
Medium: 35mm color slide film
Dimensions (sq inches): 11 x 17 in