AWFJ highlights films made by and about women:
Friday, January 29
- Edge of Darkness – Warner Bros., 117 mins.
- Hidden – After Dark Films, 98 mins., limited
- North Face – Music Box Films, 126 mins., limited NY, LA
- Off and Running – First Run Features, 76 mins., limited – In this unusual coming of age documentary, filmmaker Nicole Opper follows Avery Klein-Cloud (credited as co-writer), the teenage African-American adoptive daughter of white lesbian parents. Avery‘s family, school, and competitive track routines are disrupted when she decides to find her birth mother.
- Saint John of Las Vegas – IndieVest Pictures, limited NY, LA (wider February 12)
- When in Rome – Touchstone Pictures – A romcom about how a young New York women (Kristen Bell) seeks romance in Rome.
- Zombies of Mass Destruction – After Dark Pictures, 92 mins., limited