Friday, March 5 - Thursday, March 11, 2021
In a day-glo-colored, bizarro version of suburbia where adults wear braces on their already-straight teeth, everyone drives golf carts, and children magically turn into golden retrievers, soccer moms and best friends Jill (Jocelyn DeBoer) and Lisa (Dawn Luebbe) are locked in a passive aggressive battle-of-the-wills that takes a turn into the sinister when Lisa begins systematically taking over every aspect of Jill’s life—starting with her newborn daughter. Meanwhile, a psycho yoga teacher killer is on the loose, Jill’s husband (Beck Bennett) has developed a curious taste for pool water, and Lisa is pregnant with a soccer ball. That’s just the tip of the gloriously weird iceberg that is the feature debut from writers-directors Jocelyn DeBoer and Dawn Luebbe, a hilariously demented, Stepford Wives-on-acid satire destined to be an instant cult classic
Official selection: Sundance Film Festival; SXSW; What the Fest!?
GREENER GRASS originally opened at IFC Center on October 18, 2019 and screened until November 9, 2019
- Country USA
- Running Time 96 minutes
- Distributor IFC in Theatres, LLC
- Director Jocelyn DeBoer, Dawn Luebbe
- Writer Jocelyn DeBoer, Dawn Luebbe
- Editor Taylor Gianotas
- Cinematographer Lowell A. Meyer
- Cast Jocelyn DeBoer, Dawn Luebbe, Beck Bennett, Neil Casey, Mary Holland, D'Arcy Carden
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