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Obvious Child

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…

Sundance London 2014

Founded in 1978, Sundance Film Festival has over the decades proved itself to be a bastion of exceptional independent films and a platform for raising the visibility of notable filmmaking. Since 2012, it has been gathering up some of its…

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…