R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A New York woman (who doesn't really have an apartment) apprentices for a dance company (though she's not really a dancer) and throws herself headlong into her dreams, even as the possibility of realizing them dwindles.
The bathroom scene with Frances and Sophie last 28 seconds, yet it required 42 takes to get it right. Greta Gerwig detailed the experience in a NY Times Magazine article in May 2013 titled "I Know I'm Doing the Scene Badly, But I Can't Figure Out How to Do It ... ...
I'm so embarrassed. I'm not a real person yet.
The final end credit is: "For Harris".
$137,398 (USA) (19 May 2013)
$4,063,238 (USA) (6 September 2013)
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