Laurence Anyways (2012)
[mixed bag] It’s the late 80’s Montreal, Canada and Laurence (Melvil Poupaud) is an accomplished writer and teacher who also teaches literature at a school. He has been with Fred (Suzanne Clément), his partner for two years. On his 30th birthday, Laurence tells Fred that although he’s madly in love with her and he doesn’t want to lose her, he’s a woman trapped in a man’s body and wants to undergo a sex change. Still conflicted about the situation she decides to stay and help Laurence with his transformation. But things get harder especially as Laurence is fired when he starts to dress as a woman at the school and the relationship is trained further as Fred begins to resents Laurence’s decision.