The remarkable love story inspired by the lives of artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener.
With support from his loving wife Gerda (Alicia Vikander), artist Einar Wegener (Eddie Redmayne) prepares to undergo one of the first sex-change operations.
“The film is good-looking throughout, decently written and clearly capable of moving audiences” – The film is good-looking throughout, decently written and clearly capable of moving audiences.
“A year after Eddie Redmayne proved his incredible capacity for reinvention in “The Theory of Everything,” the freckle-faced Brit pulls off the ultimate identity overhaul.” – Variety
“It is well honed, engaging and accessible, stocked with handsome period piece images of life a century ago, unfailingly mature. And a bit wearisome.” – Minneapolis Star Tribune
“The Danish Girl is telling an important story, but it does so with all the obviousness of a thousand biopics that have come before” – Atlantic