Waitress

2007| 12A| 108 mins| / /

Directed by: Adrienne Shelly
Starring: Keri Russell, Nathan Fillion

 

This Autumn, the line-up across Northapton Filmhouse and Royal & Derngate features films and shows that celebrate trailblazing women, including Judy (based on the Made in Northampton production of End Of The Rainbow), Calendar Girls The Musical and Made in Dagenham. Our Disrupt-Hers season of films explores the vibrant and rousing stories of women who forged their own path and whose triumphs inspired writers and musicians to follow them from stage to screen and back again.

With the musical adaptation currently enchanting audiences in the Ewst End, we screen Adrienne Shelley‘s smart, heartfelt romantic comedy. Waitress features a superb performance by Keri Russell (The Americans) as Jenna, a phenomenal baker and waitress who creates inventive pies and dreams of a better life. Co-starring Nathan Fillion (CastleFirefly) and Cheryl Hines (Curb Your Enthusiasm).

★★★★★ “SOMETHING CLOSE TO PERFECTION” – The Wall Street Journal

★★★★★ “THERE ARE PERFECT MOMENTS THAT STAND OUT” – San Francisco Chronicle