Bite-sized blog post: Lisa Cholodenko

Lisa Cholodenko

LISA CHOLODENKO began her work in film as an Assistant Editor (post-production assistant) on Boy’z in the Hood (1991) and then went on to get her MFA from Columbia.

Her first full-length film High Art (1998) featured Ally Sheedy who was part of a group of actors from the 1980s known as the “Brat Pack.” Cholodenko’s The Kids Are All Right (2010)  about a lesbian couple’s relationship with their children’s sperm donor was nominated for a Best Picture Oscar the year after Bigelow won for Hurt Locker (2009).

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Read more about her:

Lisa Cholodenko on Getting Under the Skin of Frances McDormand’s ‘Olive Kitteridge’
Focus Features – The Kids Are All Right
Lisa Cholodenko: ‘I wanted to make a film that was not sanctimonious or sentimental’

FILMOGRAPHY (from imdb):

 2015The Slap (TV Series) (1 episode)
Hector (2015)
 2014Olive Kitteridge (TV Mini-Series) (4 episodes)
Security (2014)
A Different Road (2014)
Incoming Tide (2014)
Pharmacy (2014)
 2010Hung (TV Series) (1 episode)
Beaverland (2010)
 2010The Kids Are All Right
 2005The L Word (TV Series) (1 episode)
Lynch Pin (2005)
 2002Push, Nevada (TV Series) (1 episode)
The Letter of the Law (2002)
 2002Laurel Canyon
 2001Six Feet Under (TV Series) (1 episode)
Familia (2001)
 1999Homicide: Life on the Street (TV Series) (1 episode)
The Same Coin (1999)
 1998High Art
 1997Dinner Party (Short)
 1994/IISouvenir (Short)

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