So what was it about Run Lola Run that inspired you to write and direct your own version? Megan: I think we both thought it was a great film obviously, but it affords you a lot of freedom to play with the media. The structure’s like Groundhog Day and this idea of [...]
Deja vu takes on a whole new meaning in the romantic comedyThen Came Lola. Filled with wall to wall pop music as well as vibrant performances, “Lola” is a lesbian romp done right. The film is buoyed by a charming performance in Ashleigh Sumner, who plays Lola. She literally flails [...]
Ashleigh Sumner’s lead breakthrough role occurs in the new indie lesbian romantic comedy “And Then Came Lola,” which is loosely inspired by German arthouse classic “Run Lola Run.” Her performance in the independent film has received much attention including Advocate Magazine’s “One to Watch” honor at the 2009 OutFest Film [...]
From Alternative Film Guide, go here to read full blog post.
Fresno Bee Entertainment Beat
AND THEN CAME LOLA (USA) Imitation is usually the sincerest form of plagiarism, but in the case of this delightful low-budget comedy it’s a lot more than that. The film “sampled” is Run Lola Run, German director Tom Tykwer’s postmodern action thriller in which a bright-red-headed girl’s mad dash across Berlin to deliver a [...]
Check out the first of Jill’s three-part series on The Violet Underground as she talks to her fellow Lola actor and star of the film, Ashleigh Sumner. Jill also reveals a new “exclusive” sneak peak of the film at Shewired.com.
Full Philadelphia QFest Program Online
OUTFEST announces its 2009 schedule. And Then Came Lola will screen on Friday, July 17th at the DGA at 7:15 p.m. For more information on the festival lineup and tickets go here: http://www.outfest.org/fest2009/ And Then Came Lola
Tickets for the June 19th world premiere of “And Then Came Lola” are available thru Frameline’s website.
Get your tickets for the world premiere of And Then Came Lola! Friday, June 19th at 7:15 p.m. Frameline33, the 33rd San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival The legendary showcase for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender cinema is coming to YOU this June 18-28, with San Francisco screenings at the historic [...]
35. Jill Bennett* No surprise to us, but And Then Came Lola’s Jill Bennett (Casey) made the AfterEllen.com Hot 100 again.
Updated from Facebook! This from an email Fast Girl Films received from Facebook 4/28/09. Thanks for contacting us about this. Your ad has now been re-reviewed and approved. We apologize for any inconvenience. The co-producers/co-directors of “And Then Came Lola,” Ellen Seidler and Megan Siler, are very pleased that Facebook [...]
AfterEllen.com blog on Facebook’s rejection of ad for “And Then Came Lola.”
The controversy continues over Fast Girl Film’s attempt to place a targeted ad on Facebook and FB’s subsequent rejection of our flirty and fun image. Several national LGBT organizations have been notified and various bloggers (and tweeters) are beginning to buzz with the question: Why did Facebook reject the ad??? [...]
This week Fast Girl Films attempted to place a targeted ad on Facebook directed toward (women interested in women over the age of 18). We submitted this promo photo (taken for Fast Girl Films by photographer Sophia Wallace) to accompany the ad copy and received the following response from Facebook: [...]
It’s official, And Then Came Lola will have its world premiere this June in San Francisco at the Frameline LGBT Film Festival. Stay tuned for details!!!
The Lola ladies had a great time in Palm Springs meeting folks and spreading the LOLA word!
Fast Girl Films would like to say a big thank you to Donna and Libbie from Florida for their generous donation to the film. With their support we have moved one step closer to completing post-production! We had three days of pickup shooting in San Francisco this month and [...]
Well, by week’s end we should have a rough cut of the film completed. Yay!!! Then it’s on to the fine cut and all that goes with that. We are busy working with a graphic designer, music supervisor, etc. to pull the various pieces of the LOLA puzzle together. [...]
Fast Girl Films would like to say thank you to Adrianna Carbonara and Wendy Sparks for their donations to “And Then Came Lola.” Their donations are helping us finish “Lola” and get the film ready for the summer festival circuit. Thanks for becoming official Fast Girls!
In this sexy, lesbian romp, loosely inspired by the art house classic Run, Lola, Run a talented, but distracted photographer (Lola), on the verge of success in both love and work, could lose it all if she doesn’t make it to a crucial meeting on time. But, as usual, Lola [...]
The Lola gang is going to the Dinah Shore party in Palm Springs April 2 to April 5th. Join us in the fun!