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What I've Been Up To | An Update

So I left the blogosphere for a hot minute– but for good reason! I wanted to take the time to address a couple exciting items behind my absence. 633 more words

Personal

You Were Never Really Here (UK- USA, 2017)

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If we would announce a reboot of Taxi Driver, film buffs would be horrified at the idea and festivals would probably not want to even hear of it. 594 more words

Contemporary Cinema

The Tiger Hunter

Sami’s dad, the tiger hunter, was a hero in his village, the most respected and venerated man around. He also made lots of sacrifices so that Sami could get a good education. 332 more words

Jay

I Am Not An Easy Man

Damien is a chauvinist and a womanizer. He’s developed an app to enable his douchiness, and that of others: it tracks how much sex you’ve had, and an ever-growing penis marks the progress. 386 more words

Jay

Half the Picture – Hollywood Overlooks Women Directors


Only 3% of 2018 film releases by the six major Hollywood studios are directed by women – the lowest percentage in five years. Amy Adrion’s crowd-funded documentary “Half the Picture” examines gender-based discrimination and hiring practices in Hollywood. 27 more words

Cinema

Mustang (2015)

Set in rural Turkey, five orphaned sisters live with their uber conservative uncle and grandmother. The film is a brutally honest reflection of womanhood in Turkey, and the pressures and oppression they face. 522 more words

Female Directors

Episode 30: The Love Witch

In this week’s episode, BFFC takes a break from the movie theater to view Anna Biller’s THE LOVE WITCH. 51 more words

Feminism