Written by Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach, the pair deliver a wonderful and original film about a lonely college freshman living in New York, whose life becomes a lot more eventful the moment she reaches out to her soon-to-be stepsister. (JEP: 4.5/5) Review by Contributing Editor Jessica E. Perry As a freshman at Barnard College,… Continue reading MISTRESS AMERICA


Review of Free the Nipple by Associate Editor Brigid K. Presecky Actress and first-time director Lina Esco tackles women’s rights in her new, appropriately titled film Free the Nipple. At only 79 minutes long, the well-intentioned flick is drawn-out, predictable, and uninspiring. Esco’s political statement begins when her character “With,” interviews feminist activist “Liv” (Lola… Continue reading FREE THE NIPPLE