- 1 hr 25 min
The film entitled Frances Ha is a drama and comedy film about the life and challenges of a lady known as Frances who is so confused about life and does not even know what she is very good at doing in life. As a result she keeps on trying different careers as she explores the city of New York. The film begins at a time when Frances lives and works in the beautiful city of New York. She lives in a very small room which is not hers as she does not pay the rents and does not even know how much it is. She does not even have an apartment of her own but tells people that she owns a fabulous house. She works at a dance company as a prentice although she is not a professional dance nor does she really know how to dance. Frances is not a very social person and for that reason she does not have many close friends. However, she has a friend known as Sophie whom she considers to be her best friend. She and Sophie have not been talking to each other for quite a long time due to a misunderstanding they had some months back and have not done anything to resolve the issue and renew their friendship. One day Frances decides to evaluate her life, check her achievements and plan a way forward. She decides to correct all her mistakes and start a new life. She sets her goals which seem unattainable but she stays positive hoping for the best. She tells herself she deserves to live a happy and comfortable life no matter the situation. She starts to live a very happy and joyful life not worrying about anything but being ambitious and classy. The characters in the film comprise of well talented actors and actresses such as Greta Gerwig starring as Frances who is the main protagonist, Mickey Sumner starring as Sophie, Charlotte d'Amboise, Adam Driver starring as Miles, Patrick Heusinger starring as Patch. The film was written by Greta Gerwing and Noah Baubach who also directed it.