11/08/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/08/2019 14:00
Writer: Tamara Chestna (After) to adapt the screenplay based on the book Moxie, by Jennifer Mathieu
Producers: Amy Poehler for Paper Kite, Morgan Sackett, and Kim Lessing for Paper Kite; David Hyman
ProductionCompany: Paper Kite
Paper Kite is also behind the hit Netflix show Russian Doll and the upcoming second season of Making It on NBC, which Poehler co-hosts.
Principal Photography has commenced in Los Angeles
Director: Amy Poehler
This is Poehler's second feature with Netflix. Her first film, Wine Country, premiered on Netflix in May. Poehler directed and starred alongside Maya Rudolph, Rachel Dratch, Ana Gasteyer, Paula Pell, Emily Spivey, Tina Fey, Maya Erskine, Jason Schwartzman, and Cherry Jones.
Moxie tells the story of a girl (Robinson) from a small town who is inspired by her mother's Riot Girl past and starts a feminist revolution at her high school