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Jenny Slate

The Secret Life of Pets (2016)

Since 2010's Despicable Me, Illumination Entertainment has received steady acclaim for its features, achieving its first $1bn grossing film last year with spin-off Minions.  Now, the voice behind the yellow sidekicks and Despicable Me…

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…