Starring Parker Posey

Starring Parker Posey

7 Episodes

All hail the indie queen! Ever since she burst onto the scene in the early 1990s, Parker Posey has captivated audiences with her offbeat magnetism, deadpan comic timing, and effortless cool in hip, offbeat gems like PARTY GIRL, THE HOUSE OF YES, HENRY FOOL, and CLOCKWATCHERS. Even as her star rose and Hollywood called, Posey has remained true to her independent roots, balancing forays into the mainstream with memorable performances for adventurous filmmakers on her same idiosyncratic wavelength.

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Starring Parker Posey
  • Party Girl

    Episode 1

    Directed by Daisy von Scherler Mayer • 1995 • United States
    Starring Parker Posey, Anthony DeSando, Guillermo Díaz

    Nineties indie queen Parker Posey is at her effortlessly cool best in this irresistible comedy, a time capsule of the era’s Manhattan club scene. She stars as Mary, a hard-partying ...

  • The Daytrippers

    Episode 2

    Directed by Greg Mottola • 1996 • United States
    Starring Parker Posey, Hope Davis, Liev Schreiber

    With its droll humor and bittersweet emotional heft, the feature debut of writer-director Greg Mottola announced the arrival of an unassumingly sharp-witted new talent on the 1990s indie film scene....

  • Clockwatchers

    Episode 3

    Directed by Jill Sprecher • 1997 • United States
    Starring Toni Collette, Parker Posey, Lisa Kudrow

    Something of a female-driven precursor to OFFICE SPACE, Jill Sprecher’s lost indie gem stars Parker Posey, Lisa Kudrow, Toni Collette, and Alanna Ubach as a quartet of temp workers who bond over th...

  • Broken English

    Episode 4

    Directed by Zoe Cassavetes • 2007 • France, Japan
    Starring Parker Posey, Drea de Matteo, Tim Guinee

    In a startling, nuanced performance, Parker Posey plays Nora Wilder, a thirtysomething Manhattanite who is cynical about love and relationships, in this astute collaboration with first-time writer...

  • Opera No. 1

    Episode 5

    Directed by Hal Hartley • 1994 • United States
    Starring Patricia Dunnock, Parker Posey, Adrienne Shelly

    Mistaken identities, miscast spells, and rollerblades abound in this comical mini-opera following the exploits of two goddesses interfering with the lives of mortals.

  • Iris
    Episode 6


    Episode 6

    Directed by Hal Hartley • 1994 • United States
    Starring Parker Posey, Sabrina Lloyd

    Parker Posey and Sabrina Lloyd star in an experimental short set to the titular song by the Breeders.

  • The Sisters of Mercy

    Episode 7

    Directed by Hal Hartley • 2004 • United States
    Starring Parker Posey, Sabrina Lloyd

    This documentary consists of footage shot between actual takes during the production of the short film IRIS, revealing the imagination, diligence, and patience that goes into composing a shot.