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Obvious Child star Jenny Slate: 'I miss the romantic comedies where the women are complex' – video interview

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Guardian

Guardian

Jenny Slate talks to Xan Brooks about Obvious Child, a romcom about a stand-up comedian who is dumped, fired and gets pregnant in one week. She says modern comedy is not good at portraying human beings. Writer and director Gillian Robespierre explains why it's reductive to call the film 'an abortion comedy'. Obvious Child is out in the UK now