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From the Vaults: Cover Girl Greta Gerwig
Greta Gerwig starred in three films at the 2008 SXSW Film Festival
"...which previewed that year's South by Southwest Film Festival: Greta Gerwig. Gerwig, the star of the widely praised Frances..."

May 31, 2013 Screens Post by Marjorie Baumgarten

Lady Bird
An enchanting coming-of-age tale from Greta Gerwig
"...Directed by: Greta Gerwig. Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts, Lois..."

Nov. 10, 2017 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Mistress America
Greta Gerwig borrows from Holly Golightly in Noah Baumbach's new comedy
"...Directed by: Noah Baumbach. Starring: Greta Gerwig, Lola Kirke, Matthew Shear, Jasmine Cephas Jones, Heather..."

Aug. 28, 2015 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

All-Around Gal
Mumblecore baby Greta Gerwig acts, writes, directs, enunciates properly
"...Stairs, he says: "It took about 12 seconds with Greta, and I knew. She wasn't exactly who we had..."

March 7, 2008 Screens Feature by Spencer Parsons

Frances Ha
There's a tour de force performance by Greta Gerwig and no small amount of magic in this winning movie by Noah Baumbach about a generation in flux.
"...Directed by: Noah Baumbach. Starring: Greta Gerwig, Mickey Sumner, Michael Zegen, Adam Driver, Grace Gummer,..."

May 31, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Greenberg
Ben Stiller and (one-time Chronicle cover girl) Greta Gerwig star in this new film by the director of The Squid and the Whale.
"...Directed by: Noah Baumbach. Starring: Ben Stiller, Greta Gerwig, Rhys Ifans, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Merritt Wever and..."

March 26, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Damsels in Distress
Greta Gerwig stars in Whit Stillman's new film that's full of awkward artifice and – dance.
"...Directed by: Whit Stillman. Starring: Greta Gerwig, Analeigh Tipton, Megalyn Echikunwoke, Carrie MacLemore, Adam Brody,..."

April 27, 2012 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

20th Century Women
Bening shines in this tender, heartfelt film
"...Directed by: Mike Mills. Starring: Annette Bening, Greta Gerwig, Lucas Jade Zumann, Elle Fanning, Billy Crudup and..."

Jan. 20, 2017 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Maggie's Plan
Greta Gerwig delights in this NYC-set screwball romantic comedy
"...Directed by: Rebecca Miller. Starring: Greta Gerwig, Ethan Hawke, Julianne Moore, Bill Hader, Maya Rudolph,..."

June 10, 2016 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Arthur
The bubbles have gone out of Russell Brand's remake of the 30-year-old original.
"...Directed by: Jason Winer. Starring: Russell Brand, Helen Mirren, Greta Gerwig, Jennifer Garner, Geraldine James, Luis Guzmán and Nick..."

April 8, 2011 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Hannah Takes the Stairs
The naturalistic indie talker unhurriedly follows a young woman through her days and nights – Nerf-ball games at work, waiting for the bus, and a series of relationships fueled by “chronic dissatisfaction.”
"...Directed by: Joe Swanberg. Starring: Greta Gerwig, Kent Osborne, Andrew Bujalski, Ry Russo-Young, Mark Duplass,..."

Oct. 26, 2007 Movie Review by Marrit Ingman

Wiener-Dog
Todd Solondz sets a pup in a world of humans who are all bark and more bite
"...Directed by: Todd Solondz. Starring: Greta Gerwig, Julie Delpy, Danny DeVito, Ellen Burstyn, Keaton Nigel..."

July 1, 2016 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Lola Versus
Greta Gerwig stars in this movie about thirtysomethings' troubles in life and love, but the conflict teased in the title never clearly emerges.
"...Directed by: Daryl Wein. Starring: Greta Gerwig, Joel Kinnaman, Zoe Lister Jones, Hamish Linklater, Bill..."

June 22, 2012 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Something Out of Nothing
Joe Swanberg, anti-director, on Hannah Takes the Stairs
"...the progress of a certain sort of mid-20s girl (Greta Gerwig) among the various guys to whom she's catnip..."

Oct. 26, 2007 Screens Feature by Spencer Parsons

Golly, Olly
Actor Olly Alexander puts aside the weirdos and psychos for the sweetly romantic The Dish & the Spoon
"...scrawny British drifter who is taken in by Rose (Greta Gerwig), a heartbroken, betrayed woman on the hunt for..."

March 11, 2011 Screens Feature by Melanie Haupt

Baghead
Kind of funny and kind of scary, the lo-fi Baghead is not so much a horror movie as a four-character study of relationships and the drive to find meaningful work.
"...Duplass and Mark Duplass. Starring: Steve Zissis, Ross Partridge, Greta Gerwig and Elise Muller. It's as goofy as it..."

June 13, 2008 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

SXSW Film
Daily reviews and interviews
"...Dish & The SpoonEmerging Visions D: Alison Bagnall; with Greta Gerwig, Olly Alexander..."

March 18, 2011 Screens Feature by Cindy Widner

SXSW 08 Film Reviews
"...Nights and WeekendsD: Joe Swanberg, Greta Gerwig; with Swanberg, Gerwig..."

March 14, 2008 Screens Feature by Sofia Resnick

Little Women
The Louisa May Alcott classic charmlessly updated
"...taps the source material. Rest assured, when gifted filmmaker Greta Gerwig – who showed us that she knows a..."

Sept. 28, 2018 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Kimberley Jones’ Top 10 Films of 2017
"...I wish Greta Gerwig's divine coming-of-age comedy was around when I was..."

Dec. 29, 2017 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

Austin Film Festival Snags Chappaquiddick as Closing Night Film
Full lineup includes Call Me by Your Name, Three Billboards
"...the previously announced Opening Night Film Lady Bird (writer/director Greta Gerwig’s autobiographically close coming-of-age film starring Saoirse Ronan) and..."

Sept. 26, 2017 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

Marjorie Baumgarten’s Top 10 Films of 2016
"...(Elle), Emma Stone (La La Land), Rebecca Hall (Christine), Greta Gerwig (Maggie's Plan, Weiner-Dog, Jackie, 20th Century Women), Julianne..."

Dec. 30, 2016 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Blancanieves
A period piece about two generations of matadors is fused with the Snow White fairy tale in this black-and-white Spanish charmer.
"...Carmencita eventually grows into Carmen (García, like an Andalusian Greta Gerwig), who is strong-bodied and good-hearted but, in keeping..."

May 3, 2013 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

Whit and Witticism
Nineties auteur Whit Stillman returns with 'Damsels in Distress'
"...here it is at the forefront. The heroine, Violet (Greta Gerwig), ringleader of a group of do-gooders at Seven..."

April 27, 2012 Screens Feature by Leah Churner

SXSW Film: The Whole Enchilada
Red-hot and really long list of all the titles to date
"...Alison Bagnall, Andrew Lewis In this poignant comedy, Rose (Greta Gerwig), reeling from her husband's affair, collides and forms..."

Feb. 2, 2011 Screens Post by Kimberley Jones

No Strings Attached
Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher play characters who test whether a relationship can remain purely sexual.
"...Starring: Natalie Portman, Ashton Kutcher, Kevin Kline, Carey Elwes, Greta Gerwig, Lake Bell, Olivia Thirlby and Mindy Kaling. No..."

Jan. 28, 2011 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

The House of the Devil
This retro horror film is the freakiest and most unnerving shocker in theatres this season.
"...Directed by: Ti West. Starring: Jocelin Donahue, Greta Gerwig, Tom Noonan, Mary Woronov, A.J. Bowen and Dee..."

Oct. 30, 2009 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

SXSW Film Reviews
"...Olivier Lécot; with Jonathan Zaccaï, Fanny Valette, Ebon Moss-Bachrach, Greta Gerwig..."

March 19, 2010 Screens Feature by Kimberley Jones

SXSW Film
Daily reviews and interviews
"...YeastD: Mary Bronstein; with Bronstein, Amy Judd, Greta Gerwig, Sean Williams..."

March 14, 2008 Screens Feature by Cindy Widner

You Don’t Have to be Straight With Olly Alexander
Years & Years frontman on coming out and falling for straight men
"...recognize him as Cassie Ainsworth’s stalker from Skins or Greta Gerwig’s companion in Alison Bagnall’s indie flick The Dish..."

Oct. 18, 2018 Qmmunity Post by Beth Sullivan

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