On the Basis of Sex
The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of an historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as US Supreme Court Associate Justice.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a struggling attorney and new mother who faces adversity and numerous obstacles in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a groundbreaking tax case with her husband, attorney Martin Ginsburg, she knows it could change the direction of her career and the way the courts view gender discrimination.
Directed by Mimi Leder.