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.
This year’s Best Actress race is stacked with laureled veterans and exciting newcomers, and it promises to be a real contest. Many of those leading-lady contenders will be appearing at this week’s Toronto Film Festival, and Vulture is on the ground in Canada to help you sort through their Oscar ... More »
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
This fine coming of age dramedy serves as an excellent directorial debut from the indie darling. Read more...
Starring Saoirse Ronan and Laurie Metcalf The post Focus Features Acquires International Rights to Lady Bird appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
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...
By Jacob Oller Telluride and a trailer help build Gerwig hype. reta Gerwig’s solo directorial debut Lady Bird had its engrossing trailer drop at the same time it premiered at TIFF to unanimous praise. The film stars Saoirse Ronan asShow More Summary
For angsty Christine "Lady Bird" McPherson (Saoirse Ronan), jumping out of her mom's moving car seems like the perfect way to make her point heard.
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...
Birds have developed some fabulously showy ways to woo potential mates, making all the right noises, strutting around like the cock of the walk and flashing their brightly colored feathers to demonstrate they're the prime pick. But,Show More Summary
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...