The third annual Athena Film Festival will be coming to New York February 7th-10th, and it has been announced that David Riker’s The Girl is in the lineup. Bust Magazine, a print and online publication, featured The Girl prominently in its preview of this film festival dedicated to exploring female leadership. The festival, which includes documentaries, feature films and shorts, as well as workshops and inspiring features, will be held at Barnard College in Morningside. Check out the Bust Magazine article for the full scoop.
The Girl writer and director David Riker and star Abbie Cornish were featured in this interview with Indiewire’s The Playlist. The two discussed the making of the film and many of the challenges it presented, and how the two ended up working on the film together.