United Kingdom: May 24 2019
United States: May 01 2019
Ranking: 6,182 out of 15,288 movies (up 268)
6.3 by 4 media
This documentary tells the life o Chelsea Manning, a trans woman whose life has not been easy. Manning was a soldier of the US Army who, after leaking information about the controversial wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, is sentenced to 35 years in a men only prison. However, her life will be turned upside down when, in 2017, President Barack Obama commutes her sentence, turning her into a free woman. The documentary tells us her life after her seven years in prison and the struggle of Chelsea Manning for being a free and ordinary woman, while she will have to deal with the consequences of her crime. With a reputation that doesn't want and much hate from a great part of the society, Chelsea will not have anything easy to lead a normal life, away from controversy.