Release Date: October 8th, 1999
DVD Release Date: April 18th, 2000
R|1 hr 59 min
Young female-to-male transgender Brandon Teena (Hilary Swank) leaves his hometown under threat when his ex-girlfriend's brother discovers that he's biologically female. Resettling in the small town of Falls City, Nebraska, Brandon falls for Lana (Chloë Sevigny), an aspiring singer, and begins to plan for their future together. But when her ex-convict friends, John (Peter Sarsgaard) and Tom (Brendan Sexton III), learn Brandon's secret, things change very quickly.
Director: Kimberly Peirce
Production Co: Killer Films, Independent Film Channel, Hart-Sharp Entertainment