By Becca Longmire.
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"The Matrix" director Lilly Wachowski has confirmed that the much-loved movie is a trans story.
Wachowski, who co-directed the film with his sister Lana, spoke about the old fan theory 21 years after its release.
Wachowski, formerly known as Andy, said in an interview with Netflix Film Club: “I'm glad you found out that was the original intention. But the world was not ready for that, the corporate world was not ready for that. "
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“I'm glad that people are talking about the 'Matrix' movies with a trans narrative; I love how meaningful those films are to trans people, and the way they approach me and say, 'These films saved my life,' ”she shared.