Topic: women in film


Promo photo for Down Beat, showing the filmmakers

Down Beat Aims to Beat Women’s Stigmatized Roles in Filmmaking

by Mary Galloway and Katherine Ramdeen Down Beat is a feature film that focuses on two dynamic female characters who are dedicated to their ... [ more ]

by Mary Galloway and Katherine Ramdeen Down Beat is a feature film that focuses ... [ more ]

by Mary Galloway and Katherine Ramdeen Down Beat is a feature film that focuses on two dynamic female characters ... [ more ]

Still from Casablanca Calling, showing a Morchidat teaching a class of students

DOXA Festival Ticket Giveaway: Casablanca Calling

by Jarrah Hodge Rosa Rogers’ new documentary Casablanca Calling takes viewers to mosques, schools and prisons across Morocco, where a “quiet revolution” is occurring as ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge Rosa Rogers’ new documentary Casablanca Calling takes viewers to mosques, schools and ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge Rosa Rogers’ new documentary Casablanca Calling takes viewers to mosques, schools and prisons across Morocco, where a ... [ more ]

Title picture for Letters from Baghdad documentary

Filmmakers Shed Light on Gertrude Bell’s Hidden Historical Legacy

by Sabine Krayenbühl & Zeva Oelbaum Images courtesy of the Gertrude Bell Archives, Newcastle University  Letters from Baghad is our film about British-born Gertrude ... [ more ]

by Sabine Krayenbühl & Zeva Oelbaum Images courtesy of the Gertrude Bell Archives, Newcastle ... [ more ]

by Sabine Krayenbühl & Zeva Oelbaum Images courtesy of the Gertrude Bell Archives, Newcastle University  Letters from Baghad is ... [ more ]

Sister: An Unflinching Look at Maternal Health Worldwide

by Roxanna Bennett “Pregnancy is a normal physiological event,” states Goitom Berhane, a health officer in residency at a rural hospital in Ethiopia. “This ... [ more ]

by Roxanna Bennett “Pregnancy is a normal physiological event,” states Goitom Berhane, a health ... [ more ]

by Roxanna Bennett “Pregnancy is a normal physiological event,” states Goitom Berhane, a health officer in residency at a ... [ more ]

VIFF: H&G

by Jarrah Hodge (Spoiler alert. Trigger Warning: discussions of depictions of child abuse, violence against women) It’s been another great summer of film fests ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge (Spoiler alert. Trigger Warning: discussions of depictions of child abuse, violence ... [ more ]

by Jarrah Hodge (Spoiler alert. Trigger Warning: discussions of depictions of child abuse, violence against women) It’s been another ... [ more ]

The Women in The Wolverine

by A. Lynn. This piece was originally posted at her blog, Nerdy Feminist. Cross-posted with permission. Somehow the new X-Men movie, The Wolverine, totally ... [ more ]

by A. Lynn. This piece was originally posted at her blog, Nerdy Feminist. Cross-posted ... [ more ]

by A. Lynn. This piece was originally posted at her blog, Nerdy Feminist. Cross-posted with permission. Somehow the new ... [ more ]