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Catherine, Called Birdy

Girls creator Lena Dunham emerges into a different era in her career with this British ensemble piece (Billie Piper, Andrew Scott, Joe Alwyn, Sophie Okonedo and Game of Thrones’ Bella Ramsey star) about an adventure-hungry medieval teenager refusing to be married off by her father. A joyous, wry and family-friendly romp.

Directors

  • Lena Dunham

Writers

  • Lena Dunham

Cast

  • Billie Piper
  • Andrew Scott
  • Joe Alwyn
  • Sophie Okonedo
  • Bella Ramsey

Synopsis

Lady ‘Birdy’ Catherine (Bella Ramsey) rebels against her father’s (Andrew Scott) plans to rescue themselves from financial destitution by finding her a wealthy husband.