Shaun and Grace Porter from AudiencesEverywhere.net discuss Gillian Robespierre’s debut feature Obvious Child (2014), which takes a new look at modern womanhood and features an absolute star turn from Jenny Slate.
Included in this conversation: how Obvious Child stacks up against two other films featuring pregnancies, Juno and Knocked Up; the meaning of “you’d be a great mother;” Donna’s stand-up routine; a man’s role in deciding whether or not to keep a pregnancy; Shaun’s sweatpants.
Director: Gillian Robespierre
Writers: Gillian Robespierre, Karen Maine, Elisabeth Holm
Starring: Jenny Slate, Jake Lacy, Gaby Hoffmann, Gabe Liedman, Polly Draper, Richard Kind