The Exploding Girl


1h 20m 2009

Brief Synopsis

When twenty-year-old Ivy heads home for Spring Break with a fresh romance in her heart, everything seems to be going perfectly. When her best friend Al finds himself without lodgings, Ivy and her mother take him in and Ivy and Al's friendship strengthens while her boyfriend grows more distant from a

Film Details

Also Known As
Exploding Girl
MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Drama
Release Date
2009
Production Company
Parts And Labor
Distribution Company
Oscilloscope Pictures; Oscilloscope Pictures; Peripher Filmverleih

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 20m

Synopsis

When twenty-year-old Ivy heads home for Spring Break with a fresh romance in her heart, everything seems to be going perfectly. When her best friend Al finds himself without lodgings, Ivy and her mother take him in and Ivy and Al's friendship strengthens while her boyfriend grows more distant from afar. Increasingly distressed about her conflicting feelings, Ivy must stay resilient in the face of her epilepsy, lest her emotions become something she can't control.

Film Details

Also Known As
Exploding Girl
MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Drama
Release Date
2009
Production Company
Parts And Labor
Distribution Company
Oscilloscope Pictures; Oscilloscope Pictures; Peripher Filmverleih

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 20m

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of the 2009 Spirit Awards' Piaget Producers Award by Film Independent (FIND).

Winner of the award for Best Actress in a Narrative Feature Film (Zoe Kazan) at the 2009 Tribeca Film Festival.

Released in United States 2009

Released in United States April 2, 2010

Released in United States October 2009

Released in United States Spring March 12, 2010

Shown at London Film Festival (World Cinema) October 14-29, 2009.

Shown at Seattle International Film Festival (New Director's Showcase) May 21-June 14, 2009.

Shown at Tribeca Film Festival (World Narrative Feature Competition) April 22-May 3, 2009.

Released in United States 2009 (Shown at Seattle International Film Festival (New Director's Showcase) May 21-June 14, 2009.)

Released in United States 2009 (Shown at Tribeca Film Festival (World Narrative Feature Competition) April 22-May 3, 2009.)

Released in United States Spring March 12, 2010 (LA)

Released in United States April 2, 2010 (Los Angeles)

Released in United States October 2009 (Shown at London Film Festival (World Cinema) October 14-29, 2009.)