The Likes and Dislikes of Marj Bagley

The Likes and Dislikes of Marj Bagley

Director: Taylor Stanton
Running Time: 14
Location: USA
DCFF SCreening: 2019


In this innovative documentary, a family recreates itself using stop-motion animation. The film tells the lifelong struggle of Marj, the matriarch of the Bagley clan, to find happiness. Marj battles infidelity, broken noses, dysfunctional relationships, giant birds, and a fateful game of cards with her grandchildren. Through a combination of interviews and recreations, her family reflects on the legacy of a woman who they realize they may not understand.

Screening History & Awards

*Official Selection: Austin, New Orleans, deadCenter, DC Shorts, and New Hampshire Film Festivals

DCFF Screening Information

Plays with the The Stories We Tell Shorts 

Saturday, February 23rd, 5:30pm

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