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Lisa Cholodenko is a Director and Scriptwriter American born on 5 june 1964 at Los Angeles (USA)

Lisa Cholodenko

Lisa Cholodenko
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Nationality USA
Birth 5 june 1964 (54 years) at Los Angeles (USA)

Lisa Cholodenko (born June 5, 1964) is an American film and television writer/director, and a member of the Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. She is best known for her highly acclaimed 2010 comedy-drama The Kids Are All Right which was nominated for a number of awards including four Academy Awards, Best Picture among them.

Biography

Lisa Cholodenko est ouvertement lesbienne et vit en couple avec la chanteuse et guitariste Wendy Melvoin.

Best films

The Kids Are All Right (2010)
(Director)

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Filmography of Lisa Cholodenko (5 films)

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Director

The Kids Are All Right, 1h47
Directed by Lisa Cholodenko
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romance
Themes Films about children, Films about families, Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, LGBT-related films, Musical films, LGBT-related films, Homoparentalité, Same-sex marriage in film, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Annette Bening, Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Mia Wasikowska, Josh Hutcherson, Yaya DaCosta
Rating69% 3.4986153.4986153.4986153.4986153.498615
Nic (Annette Bening) and Jules (Julianne Moore) are a married lesbian couple living in the Los Angeles area. Nic is an obstetrician, and Jules is a housewife who is starting up a landscape design business. Each has given birth to a child using the same sperm donor.
Cavedweller, 1h41
Directed by Lisa Cholodenko
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors Kyra Sedgwick, Aidan Quinn, Sherilyn Fenn, Jill Scott, Vanessa Zima, Kevin Bacon
Rating57% 2.8568352.8568352.8568352.8568352.856835
Un évènement dramatique rappelle une musicienne dans sa ville natale afin de la réunir avec ses filles qu'elle avait abandonnées. Pour ce faire, elle doit affronter son ex-mari violent à cause duquel elle était partie.
Laurel Canyon, 1h43
Directed by Lisa Cholodenko
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, Musical films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Frances McDormand, Christian Bale, Kate Beckinsale, Natascha McElhone, Alessandro Nivola, Melissa De Sousa
Rating63% 3.1989353.1989353.1989353.1989353.198935
Sam (Christian Bale) and Alex (Kate Beckinsale) are a newly engaged couple who move to Los Angeles to further their careers. Sam is a recently graduated psychiatrist, starting his residency, while Alex, who comes from a very wealthy background, is finishing her M.D.-Ph.D. dissertation on genomics. The relatively strait-laced, upwardly mobile couple plan to stay at the vacant home of Sam's mother, Jane (Frances McDormand), a free-spirited record producer in the Laurel Canyon section of the City of Los Angeles.
High Art
High Art (1998)
, 1h41
Directed by Lisa Cholodenko
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Radha Mitchell, Gabriel Mann, Ally Sheedy, Patricia Clarkson, Charis Michelsen, Bill Sage
Rating66% 3.349073.349073.349073.349073.34907
Sydney (or simply "Syd"), age 24, is a woman who has her whole life mapped out in front of her. Living with longtime boyfriend James, and working her way up at the respected high-art photography magazine Frame, Syd has desires and frustrations that seem typical and manageable. But when a crack in her ceiling springs a leak and Syd finds herself knocking on the door of her upstairs neighbor, a chance meeting suddenly takes her on a new path.

Scriptwriter

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, 1h21
Directed by Miguel Arteta
Origin USA
Genres Comedy
Themes Films about education, Films about families, Children's films
Actors Steve Carell, Jennifer Garner, Jennifer Coolidge, Bella Thorne, Ed Oxenbould, Megan Mullaly
Rating61% 3.0990053.0990053.0990053.0990053.099005
The film follows the exploits of Alexander Cooper (Ed Oxenbould), an ordinary 11-year-old boy, and his "terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day." He is left out by his family; his older brother, Anthony (Dylan Minnette), his older sister, Emily (Kerris Dorsey), his mother, Kelly (Jennifer Garner), his father, Ben (Steve Carell), and his baby brother, Trevor (Elise/Zoey Vargas), living in the Los Angeles metropolitan area of California.
The Kids Are All Right, 1h47
Directed by Lisa Cholodenko
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama, Romance
Themes Films about children, Films about families, Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, LGBT-related films, Musical films, LGBT-related films, Homoparentalité, Same-sex marriage in film, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Annette Bening, Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Mia Wasikowska, Josh Hutcherson, Yaya DaCosta
Roles Writer
Rating69% 3.4986153.4986153.4986153.4986153.498615
Nic (Annette Bening) and Jules (Julianne Moore) are a married lesbian couple living in the Los Angeles area. Nic is an obstetrician, and Jules is a housewife who is starting up a landscape design business. Each has given birth to a child using the same sperm donor.
Laurel Canyon, 1h43
Directed by Lisa Cholodenko
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about music and musicians, Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, Musical films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Frances McDormand, Christian Bale, Kate Beckinsale, Natascha McElhone, Alessandro Nivola, Melissa De Sousa
Rating63% 3.1989353.1989353.1989353.1989353.198935
Sam (Christian Bale) and Alex (Kate Beckinsale) are a newly engaged couple who move to Los Angeles to further their careers. Sam is a recently graduated psychiatrist, starting his residency, while Alex, who comes from a very wealthy background, is finishing her M.D.-Ph.D. dissertation on genomics. The relatively strait-laced, upwardly mobile couple plan to stay at the vacant home of Sam's mother, Jane (Frances McDormand), a free-spirited record producer in the Laurel Canyon section of the City of Los Angeles.
High Art
High Art (1998)
, 1h41
Directed by Lisa Cholodenko
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about sexuality, Bisexuality-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film, Lesbian-related films
Actors Radha Mitchell, Gabriel Mann, Ally Sheedy, Patricia Clarkson, Charis Michelsen, Bill Sage
Roles Writer
Rating66% 3.349073.349073.349073.349073.34907
Sydney (or simply "Syd"), age 24, is a woman who has her whole life mapped out in front of her. Living with longtime boyfriend James, and working her way up at the respected high-art photography magazine Frame, Syd has desires and frustrations that seem typical and manageable. But when a crack in her ceiling springs a leak and Syd finds herself knocking on the door of her upstairs neighbor, a chance meeting suddenly takes her on a new path.