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United States, 1978, 88mins, Cert.15
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Aspiring photographer Suzie (Melanie Mayron) faces the prospect of living alone when her best friend and roommate, Anne (Anita Skinner), announces her plans to marry. Suzie throws herself into her work as she tries to come to terms with the loss of an intimate friendship while facing the daunting challenge of building new relationships to fill that void.

A true gem of 70's indie cinema, Claudia Weill's Girlfriends is a female-led, lo-fi, New York comedy, that set the tone for many films and tv shows that followed – including Greta Gerwig's beloved Frances Ha


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Leeds University Union

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