A Film by Dorie Barton
Available on VOD (Amazon, iTunes, Google Play)
on September 29th
Starring: Katee Sackhoff (Battlestar Galactica), Jeremy Sisto (Waitress), Jade Pettyjohn (School of Rock), and Heather Matarazzo (Welcome to the Dollhouse)
Bird, 12, wise beyond her years, finds herself having to take care of her fun-but-flighty stoner of a mom, Jenny. When Bird is humiliated by getting her first period at the school picnic, the delicate balance at home blows up as Bird and Jenny struggle to navigate the onslaught of change and raging hormones. After making some regrettable decisions along the way, with the help of Jenny’s golden-hearted boyfriend and her rock steady best friend, both mother and daughter discover what it means to really become a woman.
Following an incredibly successful coast-to-coast film festival tour, including more than two dozen fests, and claiming audience awards at (Florida FF, Nashville FF, and Omaha FF), GIRL FLU. will now be available for everyone else to discover.
and willing to not only get dirty but to stay that way.”
– Bob Strauss (L.A. Daily News)“There’s a sincerity here, a lack of pretension and a generosity of spirit that proves infectious.”
– Jon Frosch (Hollywood Reporter)
“Filled with laughter, sadness, anger, love and every emotion in between, Girl Flu. is a realistic look
at how life unfolds from one girl’s perspective.”
– Keeley Dority (Vox Magazine)