A Countercultural Civics Comedy: Hotheaded Upstart vs. Polished Incumbent

Stephen Holden. The New York Times. July 12, 2012.

Jason Biggs: From "American Pie" to "Grassroots"

CBS News. July 11, 2012.

Grassroots campaigning the norm for one legislative district

Denise Whitaker. July 3, 2012.

'Grassroots' recalls unusual 2001 Seattle political campaign

Erica Nochlin. June 29, 2012.

5 Things to DO This W-end

Inessa. June 29, 2012.

'Grassroots' Poor Stephen

'Grassroots' Photo Gallery

'Grassroots' Trailer

Grassroots (2012) - Movie Review

Grassroots politics in Seattle hits the big screens

Jennifer Wing. June 25, 2012.

‘Grassroots’: The comedy that captures Seattle

Joel Connelly. Seattle Pi. June 23, 2012.

Saturday Night at the Movies Strange bedfellows: Grassroots and True Wolf

Dennis Hartley. Hullabaloo. June 23, 2012.

Grassroots movie with lots of neighborhood scenes opens on Capitol Hill

Michael van Baker/ CHS Capitol Hill Seattle Blog. June 22, 2012.

Engaging Grassroots a Captivating Political Uprising

Sara Michelle Fetters. June 22, 2012.


Jessica Baxter. June 22, 2012.

Q&A with 'Grassroots' author and director

Gillian G. Gaar. City Arts. June 6, 2012.

‘Grassroots’ retells a very Seattle story of politics

Robert Horton. The Herald. June 22, 2012.

'Grassroots': Power to the people behind comedy set in Seattle

John Hartl. The Seattle Times. June 21, 2012.

Art Zone @ the Movies: Phil Campbell

Shannon Gee. Seattle Channel. June 21, 2012.

Jason Biggs, 'that pie guy,' leads Seattle-based film 'Grassroots'

Tom Tangney. My June 20, 2012.

Grassroots: Our Very Own Monorail Saga Gets the Jason Biggs Treatment

Brian Miller. Seattle Weekly. June 20, 2012.

A ride on Seattle's monorail inspired 'Grassroots' director Stephen Gyllenhaal

John Hartl. The Seattle Times. June 19, 2012.

Grassroots: A Two-Hour Game of Spot the Landmark

Paul Constant. The Stranger. June 19, 2012.


David Hyde. June 18, 2012.


Tree Riddle. Loudwire. June 18, 2012.

Seattle Film Festival Virgin Diary 1

Sophia Savage. Indiewire. June 7, 2012.

New Steven Gyllenhaal Film to Feature Never-Before-Heard Layne Staley Tracks

Lane Billings. Paste Magazine. June 13, 2012.

The Robot-Monster in the 2012 Election

Stephen Gyllenhaal. HuffingtonPost. June 12 2012.

Featuring: Grassroots the Film June 12 2012.

Jason Biggs and Stephen Gyllenhaal talk about 'Grassroots' June 11, 2012.

Jason Biggs and Stephen Gyllenhaal talk about 'Grassroots'

New Day Producers. June 11, 2012.

TONIGHT: Grassroots Reading at Hugo House with Stephen Gyllenhaal, Grant Cogswell, Phil Campbell, and Charles Mudede

Laura Dannen. Seattle Met. June 11, 2012.

Grassroots Poster Featured in New Column

The Stranger. June 11, 2012.

SIFF 2012 Wraps Up With "Grassroots" and Look For Mr. Pontius...

Michael Strangeways. June 9, 2012.

What's Going On: Big stars in Seattle City Council movie 'Grassroots'

Lynn Jacobson / Seattle Times. June 8, 2012.

Going Grassroots with Stephen Gyllenhaal

Rebecca Pahle. June 7, 2012.

‘Grassroots’ movie trailer: Seattle and all its oddities

Amy Rolph. Seattle Pi. May 30, 2012.


Dave Trumbore. May 22, 2012.

Trailer released for quirky new Seattle-based film

KOMO Staff. May 30, 2012.

'Grassroots' Movie Seeks To Inspire With Real-Life Campaign Story

Paul Blumenthal. Huffington Post. May 29, 2012.

Jason Biggs and Joel David Moore Get Political in Exclusive Poster Debut for Stephen Gyllenhaal’s ‘Grassroots’

Kate Erbland. May 22, 2012.

Samuel Goldwyn Films Acquires ‘Grassroots’

Mike Fleming. DEADLINE | NEW YORK. May 16, 2012.

Cannes 2012: Samuel Goldwyn Films Acquires Stephen Gyllenhaal's 'Grassroots'

Gregg Kilday. The Hollywood Reporter. May 16, 2012.

Samuel Goldwyn Will Release Political Comedy 'Grassroots' Starring Jason Biggs

Indiewire. May 16, 2012.

Intandem brings 10 Things I Hate About Life, The Laureate, Grassroots

Andreas Wiseman. May 16, 2012.

Goldwyn acquires Gyllenhaal's 'Grassroots'

Dave McNary. May 16, 2012.

Northwest Is Ready For Its Close Up

Moira MacDonald. Seattle Times. May 13, 2012.

'Grassroots' to close Seattle fest

Todd Kushigemachi. April 29, 2012.

Grassroots at UC Boulder

Boulder Weekly. December 1, 2011.

Director Stephen Gyllenhaal encourages change to take ‘root’

Michal Greenspan. Columbia Daily Spectator. October 27, 2011.

Stephen Gyllenhaal. Accidental Director, Hip-Hop Enthusiast, Situational Lawbreaker.

Baobao Zhang. Yale Daily News. 2011.

Playing Politics

Cole Hornaday. Box Office Magazine. November 9, 2010.

A Wake for My Youth (With Actors)

Grant Cogswell. The Stranger. July 29, 2010.

From the Roots Up

Beth Fell. Tablet. November 2001.

The Stranger Endorses Grant Cogswell

The Stranger. 2001.

Grant Cogswell has One Leg in Queer Community

Matthew McQuilkin. Seattle Gay Standard. 2001.

GLBT Community Has a Promising Candidate in Grant Cogswell

Robert Raketty. Seattle Gay News. 2001.