Hannah Takes the Stairs

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Hannah Takes the Stairs
Hannah Takes the Stairs film poster.jpg
Directed by Joe Swanberg
Produced by Joe Swanberg
Anish Savjani
Written by Joe Swanberg
Greta Gerwig
Kent Osborne
Starring Greta Gerwig
Kent Osborne
Andrew Bujalski
Ry Russo-Young
Mark Duplass
Music by Kevin Bewersdorf
Cinematography Joe Swanberg
Edited by Joe Swanberg
Distributed by IFC Films
Release date
Running time
83 minutes
Country United States
Language English

Hannah Takes the Stairs is a 2007 American independent mumblecore film by Joe Swanberg.


Hannah is a recent college graduate living in Chicago who works as an intern at a production office during the summer. She falls for Matt and Paul, two scriptwriters she works with. While coasting from relationship to relationship, Hannah attempts to find a direction for her life.


The movie was screened within such festivals as Maryland Film Festival and was released on DVD on April 22, 2008.


In popular culture[edit]

The movie is referenced in the song "Hannah" by Freelance Whales.

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