has been a filmmaker on, and/or an actor in, a host of independent features over the past several years. With reference to the aesthetic of many of the movies that she has starred in, she is often referred to as the First Lady of ‘Mumblecore.'
Ms. Gerwig starred in, co-wrote, produced, and directed the feature Nights and Weekends, showcased at the South by Southwest Music/Film/Interactive Festival. Previously, she co-wrote and starred in Hannah Takes the Stairs, which featured Mark Duplass (who also appears in Greenberg).
The Sacramento native has also starred in Jay and Mark Duplass' Sundance Film Festival hit Baghead; Ti West's The House of the Devil; and Mary Bronstein's Yeast.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2010.
Greta Gerwig Facts
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