The Danish Girl
Director: Tom Hooper Run Time: 120 min. Format: DCP Rating: R Release Year: 2015
Starring: Alicia Vikander, Amber Heard, Ben Whishaw, Eddie Redmayne
With support from his loving wife Gerda, artist Einar Wegener prepares to undergo one of the first sex-change operations.
The remarkable love story inspired by the lives of artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener (portrayed by Academy Award winner Eddie Redmayne (The Theory of Everything) and Alicia Vikander (Ex Machina), directed by Academy Award winner Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech, Les Misérables). Lili and Gerda’s marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili’s groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer.