While We’re Young (2015)
Director: Noah Baumbach Run Time: 97 min. Rating: R Release Year: 2015
Starring: Adam Driver, Amanda Seyfried, Ben Stiller, Charles Grodin, Naomi Watts
Country: United States
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About the film:
An uptight documentary filmmaker and his wife find their lives loosened up a bit after befriending a free-spirited younger couple.
“Baumbach plays with universal themes about the uncertainty of aging, the elusive nature of ‘cool’ and the acceptance that comes with settling down.”
—Adam Graham for Detroit News
About the filmmaker:
Noah Baumbach is an American filmmaker and recipient of Academy Award nominations for Best Original Screenplay for his films The Squid and the Whale (2005) and Marriage Story (2019), both of which he also directed.
He has written and directed a number of other films, including Margot at the Wedding (2007), While We’re Young (2014), and The Meyerowitz Stories (2017). He is known for collaborations with his partner Greta Gerwig including Frances Ha (2013) and Mistress America (2015), as well as with Wes Anderson, co-writing The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004), and Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009).See our upcoming films