HERO. ICON. DISSENTER.
An intimate portrait of an unlikely rock star: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. With unprecedented access, the filmmakers show how her early legal battles changed the world for women. Now, this 85-year-old does push-ups as easily as she writes blistering dissents that have earned her the title “Notorious RBG.”
At the age of 85, U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has built an impressive legal legacy as a pioneer in gender equality. RBG explores the inspiring and unique personal journey of this diminutive, quiet warrior's rise to the USA’s highest court – and her impact along the way – changing the rules, shaping the laws and becoming an unexpected pop-culture icon and an outspoken voice in the #MeToo movement
'A fist-pumping, crowd-pleasing documentary.' - Indiewire
"RBG is a treasure trove of historical information, landmark and court cases, and a glimpse into the mind and world of this living legend." - New York Times
"For young women growing up in a climate where we can no longer take our rights for granted, RBG is a reminder that we should never have." - Rolling Stone
"…Ginsburg helped push the door open, if only a crack, to gender-blind policies that would ultimately get women one step closer to a level playing field…RBG shines a strong, clear spotlight on female jurists who are out to change the world, one small step at a time." - Washington Post