- 1h 33min
- Directed by: Greta Gerwig
- Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Odeya Rush, Kathryn Newton
- UK release: 23 February 2018
Christine (Ronan) is a 17-year-old from Sacramento, dreaming of the life that awaits her while having to deal with her hyper-critical mother. Gerwig’s solo directorial debut is a sure-footed charmer, wise, witty and breezing along with sunny optimism and an acute understanding of human nature.
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Perth Film Society presents
Perthshire Women's Festival - Lady Bird
Cert 15; 2017; 94 mins; English
Christine "Lady Bird" MacPherson is a high school senior from the "wrong side of the tracks." She longs for adventure, sophistication, and opportunity, but finds none of that in her Sacramento Catholic high school. Greta Gerwig reveals herself to be a bold new cinematic voice with her directorial debut.
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Reviews & features
Lady Bird12 Feb 2018
Greta Gerwig's first film as a solo director is a wise and witty charmer, starring Saoirse Ronan
Is there no end to the talents of Greta Gerwig? The star and co-writer of Frances Ha proves herself a noteworthy director with Lady Bird. Her first project as a solo helmer – following Nights and Weekends, her 2008 collaboration with Joe Swanberg – is a…
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