An American comedy-drama written and directed by Greta Gerwig and starring Saoirse Ronan ('Brooklyn', 'Loving Vincent'), Laurie Metcalf '(Roseann'e, 'The Big Bang Theory'), Tracy Letts ('The Post) and Timothée Chalamet ('Call Me By Your Name').
Set in California in 2002, it is a coming-of-age story of a high-school senior and her turbulent relationship with her mother.
The film received syanding ovation at its premiere at the Toronto Film Festival and at the 90th Academy Awards, it earned five nominations including Best Picture, Best Actress Best Supporting Actress Best Original Screenplay, and Best Director. At the 75th Golden Globe Awards, Lady Bird won for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy and Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy (Ronan), and was also nominated for three BAFTAs.
"a big-screen perfection ... exceptionally well-written, full of wordplay and lively argument. Every line sounds like something a person might actually say, which means that the movie is also exceptionally well acted - New York Times
"A triumph of style, sensibility and spirit" - Washington Post