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GREENER GRASS

Year 2019
Runtime 101 mins
Language English
Alberta Premiere

Co-writers, co-directors, and co-stars Dawn Leubbe and Jocelyn DeBoer have been lighting up the festival circuit with their delightfully absurd debut feature, GREENER GRASS.

In a day-glo-colored, bizarro version of suburbia where adults wear braces on their already-straight teeth, everyone drives golf carts, and children magically turn into golden retrievers, soccer moms and best friends Jill (Jocelyn DeBoer) and Lisa (Dawn Luebbe) are locked in a passive aggressive battle-of-the-wills that takes a turn into the sinister when Lisa begins systematically taking over every aspect of Jill's life- starting with her newborn daughter. Meanwhile, a psycho yoga teacher killer is on the loose, Jill's husband (Beck Bennett) has developed a curious taste for pool water, and Lisa is pregnant with a soccer ball.

That's just the tip of the gloriously weird iceberg that is the feature debut from writers-directors Jocelyn DeBoer and Dawn Luebbe, a hilariously demented, Stepford Wives-on-acid satire destined to be an instant cult classic.

Countries

United States
Festivals
Sundance Film Festival, SXSW Film Festival
Director
Jocelyn DeBoer, Dawn Luebbe
Producer
Natalie Metzger
Screenwriter
Jocelyn DeBoer, Dawn Luebbe
Cinematographer
Lowell A. Meyer
Editor
Taylor Gianotas
Cast
Jocelyn DeBoer, Dawn Luebbe, Beck Bennett, Neil Casey