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Lena Dunham

1986-05-13 New York City, New York, U.S.

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Lena graduated from Oberlin College in 2008, where she studied Creative Writing. Her first short film, Dealing, premiered at the 2007 Slamdance Film Festival. Her first feature, Creative Nonfiction,  premiered at SXSW 2009 and enjoyed a theatrical premiere at Anthology Film Archives. She has made two webseries, Tight Shots and Delusional Downtown Divas.  In 2009, she was commissioned to make ten more episodes of DDD to project at the Guggenheim’s first annual Art Awards, an event for which she also hosted and wrote the teleplay. In 2009, she was named one of Filmmaker Magazine’s “25 New Faces of Independent Film.” As an actress, she will appeared in Mildred Pierce, by Todd Haynes and The Innkeeper by Ti West. She writes  about film and interesting characters for various publications, including Interview, The Onion A/V  Club,, and she loves to tweet.


Once Upon a Time… in Hollywood 'Gypsy' 2019-07-24
This Changes Everything Herself 2019-06-28
Half the Picture Herself 2018-06-08
100 Years Narrator (voice) 2017-01-17
Norman Lear: Just Another Version of You 2016-01-21
My Art Meryl 2016-09-05
My Entire High School Sinking Into the Sea Mary (voice) 2016-09-11
Don't Think Twice Herself 2016-07-22
Everything Is Copy 2015-09-29
Taylor Swift: The 1989 World Tour - Live Herself 2015-12-20
7 Days in Hell Lanny Denver 2015-07-11
Sky Billie 2015-09-16
It's Me, Hilary: The Man Who Drew Eloise Herself 2015-01-24
This Is Comedy Herself 2014-04-18
Happy Christmas Carson 2014-06-26
Supporting Characters Alexa 2012-01-23
Side by Side Herself 2012-08-19
This Is 40 Cat 2012-12-20
The Innkeepers Barista 2011-08-18
PressPausePlay Herself 2011-03-01
Tiny Furniture Aura 2010-11-12
Gabi on the Roof in July Colby 2010-02-27
Creative Nonfiction Ella 2009-02-18
Family Tree 2009-10-13
The Viewer The Voice 2009-04-29
Hooker on Campus Hooker 2007-01-01
Open the Door 2007-01-01
The Fountain 2007-01-01
Dealing Georgia 2006-12-12
Pressure 2006-01-01
The Stand-In