Oh Happy Day

Alice Foulcher & Gregory Erdstein

Television
Comedy • Drama

Married wedding photographers on the brink of divorce.

Synopsis

Tegan and Elmer are married wedding photographers on the brink of divorce. Much like their relationship, working weddings has become hard work. A job that once filled them with joy, has become stale, unfeeling and almost meaningless. They go through the motions with a smile on their faces, selling a …

About Alice Foulcher & Gregory Erdstein

‘Australia’s Noah Baumbach and Greta Gerwig.’

– The Guardian 

Married filmmakers Alice Foulcher and Gregory Erdstein have been working together for the better part of a decade, after meeting in 2008 at the Victorian College of the Arts (VCA) School of Film & TV in Melbourne, Australia. They most often co-write, with Erdstein directing and Foulcher performing. They have collaborated on several short films including the 2014 Tropfest finalist short A Bit Rich (2014), and the critically acclaimed Picking Up At Auschwitz (2012). Their debut feature film That’s Not Me (2017) was written during an eight-month writing residency in Paris at the Cité Internationale des Arts, where they also (ate over two hundred croissants, drank a lot of 3€ wine and) made the short film Paris Syndrome (2016).

Ranked #5 of the Guardian’s Top 10 Australian Films of 2017, That’s Not Me was met with widespread critical acclaim and a Rotten Tomatoes approval rating of 87%. It garnered Foulcher a Best Actress nomination at the 2017 Australian Film Critics Association awards, was top ten in the audience awards at both the 2017 Melbourne International Film Festival and the Sydney Film Festival, and won Best Film Under $200k at the 2018 Ozflix Independent Film Awards. They are currently in development on two feature films and a TV show.

Australian Screenwriters Alice Foulcher and Gregory Erdstein
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Alice Foulcher & Gregory Erdstein