There were people who must have doubted a young American actress in the director’s chair. But could Greta Gerwig’s “Lady Bird” be anything short of fantastic? Her turn as writing collaborator on “Mistress America” and “Frances Ha” alongside...Show More Summary
By Matt Hoffman Greta Gerwig's directorial debut will make you laugh and then steal your heart. The article TIFF 2017 Review: ‘Lady Bird’ Is a Hilariously Affecting Debut from Greta Gerwig appeared first on Film School Rejects.
The Austin Film Festival has set Greta Gerwig’s Lady Bird, which stars Saoirse Ronan and Laurie Metcalf as the opening night film on October 26. The pic, which will fly in theaters November 10 via A24, follows a young woman who fights...Show More Summary
A Best Picture Oscar frontrunner since it bowed at the Telluride Film Festival several weeks ago, Lady Bird marks the solo directorial debut of Greta Gerwig, who has risen to become one of the defining voices of contemporary American cinema. Show More Summary
Lady Bird is winning certain reviews out of Telluride and Toronto International Film Festivals this past week. For Focus Features, the studio has announced that it acquired the international rights to Greta Gerwig’s directorial debut. Focus Features will handle all distribution outside of North America. The film stars Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf and Tracy Letts […]
Every time I watch Noah Baumbach’s Frances Ha (at this point, the number has to have climbed into double digits), I become more convinced that it’s one of the great comedies of the 21st century, not to mention one of the great films, period, about postgraduate life. Suddenly, I’m now also convinced that calling it… Read more...
Two years ago, Greta Gerwig and Saoirse Ronan were holed up in Ronan’s hotel room at the Toronto Film Festival, drinking Cokes and running through the entire script of a movie Gerwig had written titled “Lady Bird.” Gerwig took the stage with her cast in Toronto Friday night, as the packed crowd...
Indie queen Greta Gerwig steps behind the camera with “Lady Bird,” making her directorial debut with a compelling feature that she also wrote. With a cast of heavy hitters including two-time Oscar nominee Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts, and Lucas Hedges, the dramatic comedy will hit theaters Nov. Show More Summary
At 23, two-time Academy Award nominee Saoirse Ronan has already built an incredible filmography that boasts the acclaimed war-drama Atonement, the wild fairy tale Hanna, the whimsical comedy Grand Budapest Hotel, and the beautiful and buoyant romance Brooklyn. Now, she's...
Indie darling Greta Gerwig made her solo directorial debut at the Telluride Film Festival over the weekend with Lady Bird, which premiered to critical acclaim. Despite what the title might suggest, the film, which Gerwig also wrote, has nothing to do with the First Lady who was married to Lyndon Baines Johnson. Show More Summary
One of our favorite actresses steps behind the camera. Read more...
“Lady Bird — is that your given name?” “Yeah.” “Why is it in quotes?” “”I gave it to myself. It’s given to me by me.” Makes perfect sense. Welcome to the first trailer for Lady Bird, writer-helmer Greta Gerwig’s directing debut that lit up Telluride with its premiere Friday. Show More Summary
Like many high school kids, Saoirse Ronan just wants to move far, far away from home when she graduates. The trailer for "Lady Bird," Greta Gerwig's solo directorial debut, tells the semi-autobiographical story of a rebellious young woman named Christine — who goes by the titular nickname. Show More Summary
Greta Gerwig is passing down her mumblecore crown to Saoirse Ronan in her semi-autobiographical film, Lady Bird. The indie darlings team up in the coming-of-age film replete with quirky shenanigans and whimsical musings on life, with...Show More Summary
Ah, the joys of Catholic school ennui. Coming from the indie-darling mind of Greta Gerwig, Lady Bird stars an intellectually and sexually frustrated high-schooler (Saoirse Ronan with a bad red dye-job!) who just wants to get the hell out of her banal California life and be with some fellow academics ... More »
"You both have such strong personalities." A24 has unveiled the first trailer for actress Greta Gerwig's feature directorial debut, an indie coming-of-age drama titled Lady Bird, being released by the excellent A24. This film actually...Show More Summary