Transamerica (2005)

Stills must not be reproduced, copied or downloaded in any way. Hard copies of some images can be bought via the BFI Printstore and the complete collection can be accessed for commercial reuse via BFI Stills.

Film details


Just before her definitive male-to-female operation, transsexual Bree is given a final task by her therapist: She must collect a teenage son she didn't know she had fathered and drive him from New York to L.A. She is shocked to discover that this lost son is in a juvenile detention centre for various petty crimes.

Cast & Credits

Latest from the BFI

  • Latest from the BFI

    Latest news, features and opinion.

More information

Films, TV and people

  • Films, TV and people

    Film lists and highlights from BFI Player.

More information

Sight & Sound magazine

  • Sight & Sound magazine

    Reviews, interviews and features from the international film magazine.

More information

Back to the top