The Danish Girl

Release Date: November 27, 2015
Genre: Adaptation, Drama, Romance


The story of real-life Danish painter Einar Wegener who, in 1931, became the first man to undergo a sex-change operation. His wife Greta, also a painter, first discovers her husband's affinity for feminine attire when he sits in for one of her models. Ultimately, she encourages him on his transexual journey.



Eddie Redmayne

Alicia Vikander

Amber Heard

Bruce Robinson

Matthias Schoenaerts

Ben Whishaw

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