In Thailand, all males turning 21 must participate in the military draft lottery. Drawing a black card grants exemption. Drawing a red card results in two years of military service. Draft Day follows two girls, who were born as males, as they participate in the drafting process in this award-winning short documentary. Like Frameline Voices? Donate here: bit.ly/FramelineDonate
Joshua Kim 2013 10 min. Thailand
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