Lily Collins

Marti Noxon of 'Unreal' and 'Buffy' fame explores her own struggle with eating disorder in 'To the Bone'

Marti Noxon of 'Unreal' and 'Buffy' fame explores her own struggle with eating disorder in 'To the Bone'

Sundance is known as a festival of discovery, where young unknowns come for their big break. Which makes the appearance of “To the Bone” in the festival’s high-profile U.S. Dramatic Competition somewhat unusual. The film is, on the one hand, the feature debut for its director. On the other hand, that director is Marti Noxon, a longtime presence on television as a producer and writer.

But Noxon has always been a master of the unexpected, an expert at delivering emotional depth and bold storytelling who cut her teeth on “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and then worked on shows such as “Grey’s Anatomy,” “Mad Men,” “Glee,” “UnREAL” and “The Girlfriend’s Guide to Divorce.” Recently she...

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