Band Aid

Majandra as Maria

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music
Running Time: 1h 31min
Release Date: 9 June 2017 (USA)
Director: Zoe Lister-Jones
Screenplay: Zoe Lister-Jones
Cast: Zoe Lister-Jones, Adam Pally, Fred Armisen, Brooklyn Decker, Retta, Jaime Chung, Ravi Patel, Hannah Simone, …
Synopsis
Anna and Ben can’t stop fighting. Advised by their therapist to try and work through their grief unconventionally, they are reminded of their shared love of music. In a last-ditch effort to save their marriage, they decide to turn all of their fights into songs, and with the help of their neighbor, Dave, they start a band.
Character
Majandra has a small role playing Maria. Maria and Lauren, played by Angelique Cabral, are a couple and have a daughter named Isis Ellen Greenburg, named after the Egyptian Goddess. They are friends of Anna and Ben.
Awards

Calgary Underground Film Festival 2017
Won: Jury Award for Best Narrative Feature – Honourable Mention (Zoe Lister-Jones)
Nominated: Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature (Zoe Lister-Jones)

Sundance Film Festival 2017
Nominated: Grand Jury Prize for Dramatic (Zoe Lister-Jones)

Trivia
  • Majandra, Zoe Lister-Jones and Brooklyn Decker also appear together on Friends With Better Lives and call themselves the “Sister Wives”.
  • The movie was written, directed and produced by Zoe Lister-Jones and had an all female crew.
  • The movie premiered at Sundance Film Festival 2017.