ABOUT RAY Trailer: First Look at Elle Fanning as Transgender Teen

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Here’s the first official trailer for About Ray (previously titled Three Generations), the transgender family drama starring Naomi Watts, Elle Fanning and Susan Sarandon.

Directed by Gaby Dellal (On a Clear Day), from a screenplay by Nikole Beckwith (who directed Stockholm, Pennsylvania), the film is set for release on September 18th in the States.

Check out the trailer for the transgender drama which follows title character going through a transition from female to male (via Vanity Fair).

ABOUT RAY tells the stirring and touching story of three generations of a family living under one roof in New York as they must deal with the life-changing transformation by one that ultimately affects them all. Ray (Elle Fanning) is a teenager who has come to the realization that she isn’t meant to be a girl and has decided to transition from female to male. 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.