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Damsels in Distress

Do These 'Girls' Have 'First World Problems'?

Salon | Posted 04.10.2012 | Women

There's a scene in an early episode of Lena Dunham's "Girls" where Dunham's character, Hannah, openly fantasizes about testing positive for HIV. That ...

Nicki Gostin

'Damsels In Distress' Star Greta Gerwig On Being An Indie Queen

HuffingtonPost.com | Nicki Gostin | Posted 04.09.2012 | Celebrity

Greta Gerwig stars in the new Whit Stillman movie, "Damsels in Distress," and the 28-year-old actress is once again getting rave reviews, for her port...

Why Greta Gerwig Makes A Great 'Un-Heroine'

Salon | Posted 04.06.2012 | Women

Violet Wister, the would-be campus reformer played by Greta Gerwig in Whit Stillman's weird, wacky and mostly wonderful college comedy "Damsels in Dis...

Greta Gerwig, Your Perpetual Indie It-Girl Crush, On 'Damsels,' Woody

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 11.15.2013 | Entertainment

If it's early spring, it must be time for Greta Gerwig. In 2010, the indie It-Girl broke out with Noah Baumbach's "Greenberg," which arrived in the...

The Damsels In ‘Damsels In Distress’ Discuss The Film, Director Whit Stillman, And Women In Films

The Daily Beast | Posted 04.05.2012 | Women

Simply finding a movie with a single interesting female role can feel like a major discovery. But stumbling upon a film with four vibrant, fresh, funn...

How Adam Brody Set Up Brangelina

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.29.2013 | Entertainment

Benvenuti in O.C., una brutta. The last time Adam Brody saw an episode of "The O.C.," now five years in syndication, he was in Italy for the Venice...

Erin Clements

Adam Brody Talks Guilty Pleasures, Being Starstruck

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Clements | Posted 04.04.2012 | Celebrity

Adam Brody plays a suave businessman in Whit Stillman's wry comedy "Damsels in Distress" (opening Friday), but the actor will always be known for maki...

PHOTOS: 'Damsels In Distress' Premiere: Greta Gerwig, Chloe Sevigny, Adam Brody

Posted 04.03.2012 | New York

The lovely ladies that are the "Damsels in Distress," Whit Stillman's new movie admonishing young women to stay away from handsome men, partied in Tr...

Pros And Cons Of The Trailer For 'Damsels In Distress'

Posted 04.15.2012 | Entertainment

Consider Whit Stillman the hipster version of Terrence Malick. Best known for the seminal '90s films "Metropolitan" and "Barcelona," Stillman hasn't d...

Live from Toronto Film Festival: Sunday 9.11.11

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.12.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

I was in a screening at the Toronto International Film Festival on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, and by the time the movie was over, the World Trade ...

Whit Stillman's Latest Talks About The Perils Of Handsome Men

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 11.02.2011 | Home

Handsome men are to be avoided. That's the topic at hand in a new clip from Whit Stillman's latest film, "Damsels in Distress," which is set to cl...