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Radium Girls

Celebrating Women in Film | BIFF 2019Directed by Lydia Pilcher & Ginny Mohler
Narrative Feature
U.S.A. | 102 min | 2018

Based on true events of late 1920’s, teen sisters Bessie and Jo paint glow-in-the-dark watch dials at American Radium Factory in New Jersey. When girls mysteriously fall ill, Bessie stands up to the corporation in a radical coming of age story.

Radium Girls

Lydia Pilcher, DirectorLydia Pilcher

Two-time Emmy® winner Lydia Pilcher is a film and television producer whose credits include Queen of Katwe, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, and Cutie and the Boxer, for which she was nominated for an Academy Award®.

Ginny Mohler, DirectorGinny Mohler

Ginny Mohler is a Brooklyn-based writer, director and visual artist. Radium Girls is her directorial debut.

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Radium Girls

Film Information

Directors:  Lydia Dean Pilcher & Ginny Mohler
Country: U.S.A.
Year: 2018
Language: English
Runtime: 102 min
Rated: PG-13


Producer: Lydia Dean Pilcher, Emily McEvoy
Screenwriter: Ginny Mohler, Brittany Shaw
Cinematographer: Mathieu Plainfosse
Editor: Giacomo Ambrosini
Composer: Lillie McDonough
Costume Designer: Sylvia Grieser
Executive Producer: Harriet Newman Leve, Lily Tomlin, Jane Wagner, Jayne Baron Sherman, Willette Klausner
Production Companies:  Cine Mosaic, Schaeffer Sisters, Double Play Connections, Probo Productions, Creative Instinct

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