After much experimentation, he completed the design of a rotary-piston engine. The year after, he successfully produced a model with a curved equilateral triangular rotor in a figure-of-eight-shaped chamber. By 1957, the first unit was tested.
Director: Kimberley Peirce. Also starred Brendan Saxton III, Alicia Goranson & Alison Folland. Plot: The story of the life of Brandon Teena (Swank), a transgendered teen who preferred life in a male identity until it was discovered he was born biologically female. Won Oscar