Lady BirdDVD - 2018
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Perfect chick flick to share with your daughter!
Greta Gerwig gives us this gem about a young woman coming of age in all its joys and heartbreaks.
ArapahoeLauraRose Apr 22, 2018
As a coming of age story, Lady Bird is entertaining, honest, and satisfying. I enjoyed the exploration of Lady Bird's relationship with each of her family members and her friends, but found that her and her mother's clashes were the most engaging. The film was worth the watch, but I found Lady Bi... Read More »
Directed by Greta Celeste Gerwig, "Lady Bird" recieved two Academy Award nominations for Best Director and Best Original Screenplay. Gerwig is only the fifth woman to be nominated for Best Director at the Oscars.
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Greta Gerwig in Wiki:
A native of Sacramento, California, Gerwig is the daughter of Christine (née Sauer), an OB-GYN nurse, and Gordon Gerwig, who worked for a credit union on small business loans. She is close to her parents and they make an appearance in Frances, Ha as her character's parents. She has an older brother, a landscape architect, and sister, a manager at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. She has German, Irish, and English ancestry, and was raised a Unitarian Universalist. She attended St. Francis High School, an all-girls Catholic school in Sacramento. She has described herself as having been "an intense child." She showed an early interest in dance, and had intended to complete a degree in musical theatre in New York, but ended up graduating from Barnard College with a degree in English and philosophy. Outside of class, she performed in the Columbia Varsity Show with Kate McKinnon.
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Many inquiring and humorous quotes have been posted in IMDb. Many thanks to the contributors. The first quote listed in the site hits the spot on the relationship between many teens and their parents (added three lines* for full context):
Lady Bird: I wish that you liked me.*
Marion: Of course I love you.*
Lady Bird: But do you like me?*
(Conversation continued as the first quote in IMDb page)
Marion: I want you to be the very best version of yourself that you can be.
Lady Bird: What if this is the best version?
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