Film Series: The Diary of a Teenage Girl

2015. USA. Dir: Marielle Heller. With Bel Powley, Kristen Wiig. 102 min.

After sleeping with her mother’s boyfriend, fifteen-year-old Minnie struggles to keep their affair a secret while coming to terms with her burgeoning sexuality. Set in 1970’s San Francisco, Heller’s directorial debut is a fresh examination of adolescence marked by Powley’s charming and complex lead.

Tonight / 8 p.m. / Goldsmith Family Cinema / $5