aka About Ray First screened in November 2017
Director: Gaby Dellal. Cast: Naomi Watts, Elle Fanning, Susan Sarandon, Linda Emond, Tate Donovan, Sam Trammell, Maria Dizzia, Andrew Polk. Screenplay: Nikole Beckwith and Gaby Dellal. Twitter Capsule:
Not as awful as its reputation but has trouble drawing a line between depicting a messy family and just being messy.
Trans narratives, however awkward, are valuable in their rarity and instructive in their shortcomings. Hints of a more ambitious maternal melodrama.