My Life in Pink (Ma Vie en Rose)
My Life in Pink (Ma Vie en Rose) (1997)

A family and community are turned upside down when a seven-year-old boy begins dressing and acting like the girl he longs to become. Director Alain Berliner further twists the tale by filming it in a surrealistic setting reminiscent of a… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: November 9, 1999
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Critic Score: 91% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Peter Canavese
Groucho Reviews

About the unimaginative struggle to maintain conventional respectability, and the transgender child who is having none of it...

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Elias Savada
Nitrate Online

...just the right recipe to leave a smile on your face.

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David Noh
Film Journal International

Director Alain Berliner and screenwriter Chris vender Stappen have created one of the most authentic, touching households ever put on film.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

This bright and touching drama celebrates diversity as one of the enchantments of life.

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Flixster Audience Score: 90% Flixster User Reviews
Randy Tippy
Off-beat gender bender that's at times funny, at times poignant, and always entertaining. <i>Ma Vie En Rose</i> manages to vilify our… More
Julie B
Very sweet and funny.
El Hombre Invisible
Writer and director Alain Berliner has made a fresh film about what it takes to survive in a world where people still measure others by codes of conformity,… More
Megan S
This movie was very good. Very real and touching. It dealt with the issue in a very "innocent" way. Ludovic just thought that one day he was going to… More
Leigh Ryan
That poor cute little boy (girl). My heart wept for his (her) situation. :(
John Ballantine
Sweet film about a boy who desparately wants to be a girl. An interesting study of gender issues at a very young age. That little chap is charming.

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