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Girlfriends ★★★ 1978 (PG)

Bittersweet story of a young Jewish photographer learning to make it on her own. Directorial debut of Weill reflects her background in documentaries as the true-to-life episodes unfold. 87m/C VHS . Melanie Mayron, Anita Skinner, Eli Wallach, Christopher Guest, Amy Wright, Viveca Lindfors, Bob Balaban, Kathryn Walker, Kristopher Tabori, Mike Kellin, Kenneth McMillan; D: Claudia Weill; W: Vicki Polon; C: Fred Murphy. Sundance ‘78: Grand Jury Prize.