From the official Damsels in Distress Facebook page:
Whit Stillman’s Damsels in Distress plays on Sundance TV June 22nd at 8am EST. Make sure to set your DVRs.
Whit Stillman’s Damsels in Distress plays on Norway’s CMORE TV.
Lily er ny elev på et college på den amerikanske østkyst. Her finder hun meget hurtigt sammen med Violet, Heather og Rose, en handlekraftig gruppe af unge kvinder, der har sat sig for at forme og forbedre deres skole – ikke mindst de mandlige studerende, men det er nemmere sagt end gjort.
Aubrey Plaza’s role in Whit Stillman’s Damsels in Distress is number two on the list of Sundance TVs: 10 Times Aubrey Plaza Cracked Us Up.
2. Damsels in Distress
Plaza has a priceless turn in indie king Whit Stillman’s whimsical Damsels in Distress. The “damsels” in question are coeds at a fictional Ivy League university who are cheerily dedicated to their work at—where else?—the suicide prevention center. They’re sure that the cure for serious depression is tap dancing and donuts. You can imagine how well that sits with Plaza’s character: “Depressed Debbie.”
Shaun Higgins at IndieWire put together this montage of the dancing scenes in Whit Stillman’s films: