Transamerica

Transamerica
Transamerica

Year

2005

Duration

99 minutes

Genres

Drama

Language

English

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Synopsis

Days away from gender reassignment surgery, Bree discovers she has a son, Toby, when he calls out of the blue requesting prison bail. Unwilling to disclose her transgender status, Bree goes to Toby’s rescue in the guise of a Christian missionary. Against the ticking clock of her final surgery date, Bree embarks on a road trip across America with Toby intending to return him to his stepfather. Despite a stilted start as both Bree and Toby shield difficult pasts from one another, when family truths are revealed along the journey they are both forced to confront issues, as well as bumps in the road, as their relationship develops.

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15 Classification

Contains strong language, sex references and drug use.

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