You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.


‘The Lifeguard’ at the Coolidge

Liz and Claire Garcia.

Charlie Mahoney for The Boston Globe

Liz and Claire Garcia.

Continue reading below

As it has for the past few years, Sundance USA this week screened a film from the Sundance Film Festival at the Coolidge Corner Theatre. This year’s movie was “The Lifeguard,” about a reporter (played by Kristen Bell) who returns to her old lifeguard job in her Connecticut hometown. The film’s writer-director, Liz W. Garcia, was there, as was her mom, Claire Watson Garcia.

Loading comments...
Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
Please enter a valid email will never post anything without asking.
Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of