Topic: movies


The Secret World of Arrietty: For the Activist and the Child in All of Us

by Jessica Critcher To say that this has been a strange few weeks in the women’s rights movement would be an understatement. The Susan ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher To say that this has been a strange few weeks in ... [ more ]

by Jessica Critcher To say that this has been a strange few weeks in the women’s rights movement would ... [ more ]

Young Adult: Getting Help vs. Growing Up

Coming out of the movie Young Adult, which stars Charlize Theron as a late-thirties former prom queen who returns to her hometown in an ... [ more ]

Coming out of the movie Young Adult, which stars Charlize Theron as a late-thirties ... [ more ]

Coming out of the movie Young Adult, which stars Charlize Theron as a late-thirties former prom queen who returns ... [ more ]

Gender Focus Best of 2011

  Last year I asked all the Gender Focus contributors about their highlights from the past year. This year we’re keeping with the tradition ... [ more ]

  Last year I asked all the Gender Focus contributors about their highlights from ... [ more ]

  Last year I asked all the Gender Focus contributors about their highlights from the past year. This year ... [ more ]

Ferngully: Last Rainforest and Great Gender Equalizer?

This cross-post by Emma Kat Richardson originally appeared as part of Bitch Flicks’ series of reviews of animated children’s films. Emma Kat Richardson is a ... [ more ]

This cross-post by Emma Kat Richardson originally appeared as part of Bitch Flicks’ series ... [ more ]

This cross-post by Emma Kat Richardson originally appeared as part of Bitch Flicks’ series of reviews of animated children’s ... [ more ]

The Muppets Treads a Fine Line on Women’s Roles

Can I just say I’ve been ridiculously excited about the new Muppet movie for months?  The fact that Flight of the Conchords‘ Bret McKenzie ... [ more ]

Can I just say I’ve been ridiculously excited about the new Muppet movie for ... [ more ]

Can I just say I’ve been ridiculously excited about the new Muppet movie for months?  The fact that Flight ... [ more ]

Ides of March Made Me Angry. Feminist Angry.

As a political movie junkie I got really excited when I saw the previews for the new film Ides of March, about a political ... [ more ]

As a political movie junkie I got really excited when I saw the previews ... [ more ]

As a political movie junkie I got really excited when I saw the previews for the new film Ides ... [ more ]