Spotlight Film: Obvious Child

  • The Plaza Theatre 1049 Ponce de Leon Ave Atlanta, GA 30306

Saturday, March 29
3:45 PM

The Plaza Theatre, Main Theatre

directed by Gillian Robespierre
USA, 2014, English, 83 minutes

Donna Stern is a 27-year-old Brooklyn comedian whose unapologetically lewd, warmhearted wit is pretty irresistible with audiences. When she gets heartlessly 'dumped up with' by her two-timing boyfriend, Donna plunges into some light stalking and heavy moping. Hitting a serious low point, she performs a dreary set of break-up vengeance and Holocaust jokes and drunkenly falls into bed with a nice young professional named Max—not remotely her type. A few weeks later, condoms be damned, she’s pregnant. As her date with Planned Parenthood draws near, she must confront her doubts and fears like never before.