FIRST LOOK: On The Basis of Sex – Official Trailer

Her story made history. Felicity Jones is Ruth Bader Ginsburg in the first trailer for On The Basis of Sex, the biopic of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsberg, which was released today by Focus Features. Jones stars alongside Armie Hammer, Kathy Bates, more in the film that will hit theaters around Christmas.

According to the YouTube description:

The film tells an inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination. The feature will premiere in 2018 in line with Justice Ginsburg’s 25th anniversary on the Supreme Court.

— Yael Tygiel