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"Mistress America" & The Dark Side of Inspiration

A lonely college freshman’s life is turned upside down by her impetuous, adventurous soon-to-be stepsister in Mistress America (IMDb).

Written by Greta Gerwig & Noah Baumbach; Directed by Noah Baumbach…

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Mistress America (2015)

She would say things like, “Isn’t every story a story of betrayal?”  No, that’s not true, I thought, but I could never say that.  I could only agree with her.  950 more words


Director Rebecca Miller: it's never been a more confusing time to be a woman | Film | The Guardian

Maggie’s Plan is about destiny, single parenthood and the soul-destroying logistics of modern relationships. Oh – and it’s also a screwball comedy starring Greta Gerwig… 19 more words


Sony Pictures Classics Buys Toronto Comedy 'Maggie's Plan' (EXCLUSIVE)

Sony Pictures Classics has acquired domestic and some international distribution rights to “Maggie’s Plan,” Variety has learned.

The comedy, which debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival, centers on a single Brooklyn woman (Greta Gerwig), who considers having a child via a sperm donation when she enters into an affair with a married college professor (Ethan Hawke). 181 more words


"America" Delusional in its Intent

 Eventually, we all come to realize that people aren’t always as they seem; it just takes some longer to learn this lesson. Take Tracy (Lola Kirke), for example. 244 more words

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By Darin Skaggs

Noah Baumbach and Greta Gerwig are forces to be reckon with. Their 2013 collaboration, Frances Ha was a near masterpiece about a late twenty something that is trying to figure out how to live life after her long time best friend moves in with her boyfriend. 595 more words


Mistress America (2015)

A college freshman, Tracy (Lola Kirke) is just starting her college career and she is really trying to find out what she wants out of life. 572 more words

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