HAPPY CHRISTMAS is a dramedy written, produced and directed by Joe Swanberg (Drinking Buddies), stars Swanberg, Anna Kendrick, Melanie Lynskey, Mark Webber, and Lena Dunham. The film premiered in-competition in the US Dramatic Category at 2014 Sundance Film Festival.
When Jenny (Kendrick), a hard partying 20-something, moves in with Kelly (Lynskey), a budding novelist, her film director husband (Swanberg) and their two-year-old son after a break up, the family’s idyllic life is shaken. Jenny begins a rocky relationship with their baby sitter-cum-pot dealer (Webber), and she and a friend, Carson (Dunham), bring Kelly to the realization that an evolution in her life, career and relationship is necessary for her happiness.
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