The story of the life of Brandon Teena, a transgendered teen who preferred life in a male identity until it was discovered he was born biologically female. Based on actual events. Brandon Teena is the popular new guy in a tiny Nebraska town. He hangs out with the guys, drinking, cussing, and bumper surfing, and he charms the young women, who’ve never met a more sensitive and considerate young man.
Director: Kimberly Peirce
Writers: Kimberly Peirce, Andy Bienen
Stars: Hilary Swank, Chloë Sevigny and Peter Sarsgaard