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Gillian Robespierre

Obvious Child (2014)

In 2009, School of Visual Arts graduate Gillian Robespierre wrote, produced and directed her first short film.  Five years later, it has blossomed to become a full theatrical feature and thanks to a Kickstarter campaign, Robespierre was…

Obvious Child (2014)

When Gillian Robespierre’s directorial debut, Obvious Child, opens with the female lead Donna Stern (played by real-life comedian Jenny Slate) talking about vaginas and farts in her stand-up, you can tell you’re going to get along just…