Obvious Child

In this subversive romantic comedy about growing up without regret, 27 year-old emerging comic Donna Stern (Jenny Slate) gets dumped, fired, pregnant, and has the best worst Valentine’s Day of her life.

Gillian Robespierre Gillian Robespierre
WRITER/DIRECTOR

Gillian Robespierre has written and directed several shorts including Chunk about an overweight teen forced to spend a summer at fat camp and Obvious Child, the short starring Jenny Slate. Gillian... more»

Elisabeth Holm Elisabeth Holm
PRODUCER

Elisabeth Holm is Kickstarter's Film Program Director and the producer of Keith Miller's Slamdance Grand Jury and FIPRESCI Prize-winning Welcome to Pine Hill (Oscilloscope). She's also... more»

Additional Credits

Chris Teague
DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Jenny Slate
ACTOR

Gabby Hoffmann
ACTOR

“An actually funny romantic comedy featuring a safe, realistic, no-regrets abortion, Obvious Child encourages debate, empathy, and above all, laughter. It's a story about rights and realities. And poop jokes.”

Genre: Scripted