NEWS ARTICLES AND FILM REVIEWS AND PRESS KIT

OFFICIAL PRESS KIT

Press Kit – My Name Was January

FILM REVIEW 

Hollywood North Magazine – 9.5 Maple Leafs out of 10

RELEASE OF FILM

Daily Xtra – Video Interview 

New West Record – Her name was January and she wasn’t just a statistic

Canadian Immigrant – Film shares story of trans immigrant woman

Surrey Now-Leader – Surrey-raised murder victim remembered in new documentary film

Georgia Straight – My Name Was January documentary pays tribute to late Metro Vancouver trans women January Marie Lapuz

OFFICIAL TRAILER 

Official Trailer – My Name Was January

Surrey Now-Leader – Surrey film tackles transgender issues

Georgia Straight – Documentary about January Marie Lapuz to explore transgender women of colour issues

Gay Vancouver – Vancouver filmmakers release trailer for new documentary about trans* advocate

DOCUMENTARY FILM

New West Record – Bringing a bright star back to life

South Asian Post – Sher Vancouver filming doc on murdered member

JANUARY MARIE LAPUZ YOUTH LEADERSHIP AWARD

Huffington Post – January Marie Lapuz award created in honour of slain transgender women

New Westminster News Leader – Award honours New West murder victim

New West Record – And the winners are!

JUSTICE FOR JANUARY RALLY

New West Record – More than 75 people rally in New Westminster for January Lapuz

MEMORIAL PAGE

Ameherst Funeral and Cremation Services

CIRCUMSTANCES SURROUNDING DEATH 

Daily Xtra – January Lapuz’s killer sentenced to eight years in prison

Georgia Straight – Accused killer of transgender woman January Lapuz pleads guilty to manslaughter