Eddie Redmayne stars in Tom Hooper’s Oscar hopeful.

The Danish Girl trailer

The first trailer for Tom Hooper’s The Danish Girl has arrived.

Eddie Redmayne stars as transgender pioneer Lili Elbe. Alicia Vikander, Amber Heard and Matthias Schoenaerts are also amongst the cast.

The film, due for release in the US on November 27 and in the UK on January 1, will receive its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival on September 5.