Three generations of a family living under one roof, dealing with a time of transition, are at the heart of the new film, 3 Generations.
Ray is a boy in a girl’s body and his lesbian grandmother doesn’t know how to deal with that – though his mother is completely supportive.
Unfortunately, Rays’s father won’t sign the papers to allow Ray to transition.
Directed by Gaby Dellal, 3 Generations stars Elle Fanning, Naomi Watts and Susan Sarandon. It will be in select theaters on May 5th.
In Select Theaters 5/5/2017
3 GENERATIONS tells the stirring and touching story of three generations of a family living under one roof in New York as they deal with the life-changing transformation by one that ultimately affects them all. Ray (Elle Fanning) is a teenager who has struggled with the body assigned to him at birth and is determined to start transitioning. His single mother, Maggie (Naomi Watts), must track down Ray’s biological father (Tate Donovan) to get his legal consent to allow Ray’s transition. Dolly (Susan Sarandon), Ray’s lesbian grandmother is having a hard time accepting that she now has a grandson. They must each confront their own identities and learn to embrace change and their strength as a family in order to ultimately find acceptance and understanding.