GIRL FLU.

Bird, 12, has to grow up whether she wants to or not when - in the worst week of her life - she gets her first period, gets bullied at school, is ditched by her impulsive, free spirited mom, and learns that you can never really go back to where you came from. It's a period piece. 
 
World Premiere
Los Angeles
Film Festival 
2016

Written & Directed by DORIE BARTON

Produced by JAY LOWI & DAVID WILSON,

Free Chicken Films LLC.

BEHIND THE SCENES

Diego and Do

Diego and Do

With DP Alice Brooks

With DP Alice Brooks

Red Tent Day!

Red Tent Day!

Dorie

Dorie

Dorie Barton and producer, Jay Lowi

Dorie Barton and producer, Jay Lowi

Girl Flu. stars Katee Sackhoff (Another Life, Christmas Sail, Battlestar Gallactica, Longmire), Jade Pettyjohn (Little Fires Everywhere, Big Sky, School of Rock), Jeremy Sisto (Last Night in Rozzie, Six Feet Under, The Returned), and Heather Matarazzo (Welcome to the Dollhouse, The Princess Diaries).

 

Girl Flu. had its World Premiere at the Los Angeles Film Festival in 2016 and screened in dozens of festivals around the world, winning several awards, including Best Director at La Femme Film Festival in Los Angeles, and the Audience Award for Best Feature at Nashville Film Festival.  

Dorie Barton Girl Flu