V.20 No.5 | 2/3/2011
Indie comedy/drama looks at post-college life in miniature
By Devin D. O’Leary
If Lena Dunham’s new indie dramedy Tiny Furniture doesn’t represent the voice of a new generation of filmmakers, then it will do nicely until the real thing comes along. It’s not that the twentysomething writer-director-actress does anything wildly different than those who came before her. Astute indie fans will certainly spot the DNA of predecessors Nicole Holofcener (Walking and Talking, Lovely & Amazing) and Lisa Cholodenko (High Art, The Kids are All Right) in the NYC filmmaker’s first feature. But Dunham’s debut is notable largely for what it does not do.
NEWSLETTERS Great Alibi stories, events and deals delivered to your inbox each week. No fooling!
The Lady in Question at Vortex Theatre
Formal Cupping at Prosum RoastersMore Recommended Events ››