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Must See Frances Ha Immediately

Must See Frances Ha Immediately

The day has arrived – Frances Ha is out in theaters! I’ve been super excited about this film for a while – mostly because it involves the charming Greta Gerwig who co-wrote the screenplay with Noah Baumbach (The Squid and the Whale, Greenberg). She wasn’t originally meant to be the star, but Baumbach thought she(…)

Girl Crush: Carolyn Farina

Girl Crush: Carolyn Farina

Whit Stillman and I must have the same taste in leading ladies. Greta Gerwig, the star of his latest film Damsels in Distress, was a past G.C. of mine and now, Carolyn Farina from his first film is my newest G.C.! In Metropolitan, Farina plays Audrey Rouget – a sweet (but not feeble) heroine who(…)

Girl Crush: Greta Gerwig

Girl Crush: Greta Gerwig

I feel like Greta Gerwig is that super-smart, super-talented friend that you love, and then one day realize – wow, my friend is a babe! This was my train of thought during To Rome, with Love which I saw (and enjoyed) over the summer. Gerwig’s character in that movie is a slightly mousey, slightly pitiable(…)