On The Basis Of Sex (12A) at Ely Cinema
The true story of the pioneering lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
The true story of the pioneering lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights in law and what she had to overcome in order to become a female US Supreme Court Justice. Focussing on the 1970s case, when she represented a man who was denied a tax benefit routinely given to women which led to her quest to banish sex discrimination in law.
Director: Mimi Leder. Stars: Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux. 120 mins.