Boys don't cry
Boys don't cry
Author name:  Kimberly Peirce
Censoring Entity:  General Security
Censoring Reason:  Israel
Content: At the beginning of January 2002, the General Sureté organized police raids in Virgin Megastore, Beirut. They seized DVDs and CDs under the pretext that they “offended religious sentiments, customs and the regulations of the boycott against Israel.”

Boys Don't Cry is a 1999 American independent romantic drama film directed by Kimberly Peirce and co-written by Andy Bienen. The film is a dramatization of the real-life story of Brandon Teena, a trans man played in the film by Hilary Swank, who is beaten, raped and murdered by his male acquaintances after they discover he is anatomically female.