Posts tagged "Marielle Heller"

BFI London Film Festival: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Directed by Marielle Heller Starring Tom Hanks, Matthew Rhys, Susan Kelechi Watson and Chris Cooper Screening at LFF October 12th & 13th 2019 by Alex Plant Who do you get to play the most beloved children’s television host in American history? Why, America’s most beloved actor, of course! Mr. […]

BFI London Film Festival: Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Can You Ever Forgive Me? Directed by Marielle Heller Starring Melissa McCarthy, Richard E. Grant, Dolly Wells, Jane Curtin and Ben Falcone Screening at LFF October 19th, 20th and 21st 2018 by Joanna Orland Yes, Can You Ever Forgive Me? may be yet another biopic, but based on the bizarre life of author Lee Israel, […]

The Diary of a Teenage Girl

Directed by Marielle Heller Starring Bel Powley, Alexander Skarsgard, Kristen Wiig, Madeleine Waters and Christopher Meloni On UK DVD January 11th, 2016 by Joanna Orland Adapted from Phoebe Gloeckner’s mostly autobiographical novel, director Marielle Heller’s debut feature is a brutally honest and empowering examination of a 15-year-old girl discovering her sexuality. While teenage sexual discovery […]