Tall Girl (2019)

Tall Girl
Director: Nzingha Stewart
Writer: Sam Wolfson
Cast: Ava Michelle, Griffin Gluck, Sabrina Carpenter, Anjelika Washington, Rico Paris, Paris Berelc, Luke Eisner, Clara Wilsey, Angela Kinsey, Steve Zahn
Seen on: 13.10.2019

Jodi (Ava Michelle) has always tried to keep her head down – literally: As the tallest girl in her entire school, she doesn’t feel like she fits in, and boys usually run from her, unlike her beauty queen sister Harper (Sabrina Carpenter). But that changes when Jodi’s best friend Jack (Griffin Gluck) houses a Swedish exchange student, Stig (Luke Eisner). Stig is gorgeous, interested in Jodi – and tall, taller than she is, even. Boosted by Stig’s interest, Jodi decides that it’s time to claim her size.

Tall Girl is a film so entrenched in faux-feminism and faux-progressiveness, it becomes pretty unbearable.

The film poster showing Jodi (Ava Michelle) surrounded by all her school friends, taller than everybody else.
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