Jenkins shows an innate gift for lacing laughs with the pain of experience -- Slums is based on her own life. show more
Writing and directing her first feature, Jenkins mines her life for nug gets everyone can relate to. show more
The film, written and directed by Tamara Jenkins, is pitched pretty firmly at that level of ambition: Broadly drawn characters, quick one-liners, squabbling family members, lots of sex. show more
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