The movie On the Basis of Sex focuses on the story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Felicity Jones), her struggles for equal rights, and what she had to overcome in order to become a U.S. Supreme Court Justice.
Armie Hammer plays Marty Ginsburg, Ruth’s husband.
Mimi Leder is best known for directing the disaster movie Deep Impact (1998).
Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s nephew, Daniel Stiepleman, wrote the On The Basis of Sex screenplay.
The film is the second of 2018 to explore the life of the esteemed Supreme Court Justice. The big screen documentary RBG was released in May 2018.