In honor of the 2010 Gen Art Film Festival (April 7-13 in New York), we're taking a look back at stars who've joined the Gen Art indie scene over the past 15 years -- some as big names, some who were then-unknown. Check 'em out.
Career Move: Hipster goddess Deschanel is no stranger to independent film, having starred in “(500) Days of Summer,” “All the Real Girls,” and Gen Art's “Live Free or Die." But the stylish actress/musician can also sing. Beautifully. She debuted her retro-cool voice to a mainstream audience with “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” in Will Ferrell’s “Elf.”