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Ry Russo-Young is a Actor, Director, Writer, Executive Producer, Editor and Additional Writing American born on 16 november 1981

Ry Russo-Young

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Nationality USA
Birth 16 november 1981 (41 years)

Ry Russo-Young (born November 16, 1981) is an American independent filmmaker. Her film You Wont Miss Me appeared at the Sundance Film Festival in 2009 and won a Gotham Award for Best Film Not Playing at a Theater Near You. Her first feature, Orphans, won a special jury prize at South by Southwest in 2007. Her short film Marion, won several awards including a Silver Hugo for Best Experimental Short at the Chicago Independent Film Festival. She also appeared in Joe Swanberg's Hannah Takes the Stairs.

She attended Oberlin College and Saint Ann's School.

Usually with

Joe Swanberg
Joe Swanberg
(2 films)
Greta Gerwig
Greta Gerwig
(2 films)
Aaron Katz
Aaron Katz
(2 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Ry Russo-Young (5 films)

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Actress

The Color Wheel
Directed by Alex Ross Perry
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Romance
Themes Transport films, Road movies
Actors Ry Russo-Young, Kate Lyn Sheil, Bob Byington, Alex Ross Perry
Roles Zoe
Rating65% 3.296313.296313.296313.296313.29631
Colin (Alex Ross Perry) lives with his girlfriend Zoe (Ry Russo-Young). His troubled sister JR (Carlen Altman) visits him asking for a favor. JR is an aspiring news anchor. She asks her brother to accompany her on a road trip to pick up her belongings from Neil who is her ex-boyfriend. Neil is a broadcasting professor at the college JR went to. Neil and JR lived together until they broke up and JR dropped out of school. Colin begrudgingly agrees to help his sister. During the trip they constantly bicker and argue with each other revealing that JR's relationship with her parents is dysfunctional unlike her brother's.
Hannah Takes the Stairs, 1h23
Directed by Joe Swanberg
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Actors Greta Gerwig, Kent Osborne, Andrew Bujalski, Ry Russo-Young, Mark Duplass, Todd Rohal
Roles Rocco
Rating56% 2.800262.800262.800262.800262.80026
The movie tells the story of Hannah, a recent college graduate living in Chicago who works as an intern at a production office, as she begins to develop crushes on Matt and Paul, two scriptwriters she works with. Coasting from relationship to relationship, Hannah attempts to find a direction for her life.

Director

Before I Fall, 1h39
Directed by Ry Russo-Young
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Fantasy
Themes L'action se déroule en une journée, Time travel films, Temporal paradox
Actors Zoey Deutch, Halston Sage, Logan Miller, Elena Kampouris, Jennifer Beals, Medalion Rahimi
Rating64% 3.215953.215953.215953.215953.21595
Samantha Kingston, lycéenne de terminale, fait partie d'un groupe de jeunes filles qui se moque d'une jeune fille, Juliet Sykes. Lors d'une fête, Juliet et Lindsay (qui est la chef du groupe) se bagarrent. Lindsay et les autres lycéens l'insultent. En rentrant, Samantha et ses amies ont un accident de voiture. Samantha se réveille, persuadée d'être le jour suivant mais découvre peu à peu revivre la même journée. Elle va revivre à de nombreuses reprises cette journée, tentant à chaque fois d'éviter sa mort et celle de ses amies...
Nobody Walks, 1h23
Directed by Ry Russo-Young
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors John Krasinski, Olivia Thirlby, Rosemarie DeWitt, Jane Levy, Dylan McDermott, Emma Dumont
Rating52% 2.6494152.6494152.6494152.6494152.649415
23-year-old Martine (Thirlby) has just arrived in the Silver Lake area of Los Angeles when she moves into a wealthy family's pool house, and begins working to complete work on her art film. Meanwhile, Peter (Krasinski), a laid-back father of two, agrees to his wife's request to help their young guest complete the project. The more time Martine spends with her surrogate family, the more apparent it becomes no one will walk away from this situation unchanged.
You Wont Miss Me, 1h21
Directed by Ry Russo-Young
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Stella Schnabel, Greta Gerwig, Aaron Katz, Rene Ricard, Joe Swanberg
Rating50% 2.5255352.5255352.5255352.5255352.525535
Un portrait mosaïque de Shelly Brown, une marginale de trente-trois ans qui vient de sortir de l'hôpital psychiatrique.

Scriptwriter

Nobody Walks, 1h23
Directed by Ry Russo-Young
Origin USA
Genres Drama
Actors John Krasinski, Olivia Thirlby, Rosemarie DeWitt, Jane Levy, Dylan McDermott, Emma Dumont
Roles Writer
Rating52% 2.6494152.6494152.6494152.6494152.649415
23-year-old Martine (Thirlby) has just arrived in the Silver Lake area of Los Angeles when she moves into a wealthy family's pool house, and begins working to complete work on her art film. Meanwhile, Peter (Krasinski), a laid-back father of two, agrees to his wife's request to help their young guest complete the project. The more time Martine spends with her surrogate family, the more apparent it becomes no one will walk away from this situation unchanged.
You Wont Miss Me, 1h21
Directed by Ry Russo-Young
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Stella Schnabel, Greta Gerwig, Aaron Katz, Rene Ricard, Joe Swanberg
Roles Writer
Rating50% 2.5255352.5255352.5255352.5255352.525535
Un portrait mosaïque de Shelly Brown, une marginale de trente-trois ans qui vient de sortir de l'hôpital psychiatrique.

Production

You Wont Miss Me, 1h21
Directed by Ry Russo-Young
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Stella Schnabel, Greta Gerwig, Aaron Katz, Rene Ricard, Joe Swanberg
Roles Executive Producer
Rating50% 2.5255352.5255352.5255352.5255352.525535
Un portrait mosaïque de Shelly Brown, une marginale de trente-trois ans qui vient de sortir de l'hôpital psychiatrique.

Editor

You Wont Miss Me, 1h21
Directed by Ry Russo-Young
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Stella Schnabel, Greta Gerwig, Aaron Katz, Rene Ricard, Joe Swanberg
Roles Editor
Rating50% 2.5255352.5255352.5255352.5255352.525535
Un portrait mosaïque de Shelly Brown, une marginale de trente-trois ans qui vient de sortir de l'hôpital psychiatrique.

Team

Hannah Takes the Stairs, 1h23
Directed by Joe Swanberg
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Actors Greta Gerwig, Kent Osborne, Andrew Bujalski, Ry Russo-Young, Mark Duplass, Todd Rohal
Roles Additional Writing
Rating56% 2.800262.800262.800262.800262.80026
The movie tells the story of Hannah, a recent college graduate living in Chicago who works as an intern at a production office, as she begins to develop crushes on Matt and Paul, two scriptwriters she works with. Coasting from relationship to relationship, Hannah attempts to find a direction for her life.