Women in Film

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‘Where Are My Children?’ and Lois Weber’s Trailblazing Films About Women


First-wave feminism sprung from the birth control movement, which is on full display in Weber’s controversial 1916 film.

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‘Men in Black: International’ Review: An Expensive and Disappointing Dad Joke


2019 continues its early summer movie slog with a listless fourth chapter in the MIB saga.

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‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ Review: This Is Céline Sciamma’s Masterpiece


A film that invades your mind, body, and soul as the 18th century hypnotizes you into a romantic trance like a sunset lullaby.

Cannes 2021 Lineup Breakdown

Cannes 2019: Portrait of a Festival on Fire


The flames are burning on all sides.

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Tessa Thompson and More Want the 4% Challenge to Save Hollywood


The most popular names in the film industry are banding together to make sure female filmmakers get their due.

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The Best Women-Led Films of 2018


It was a great year for women and the movies they led.

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‘Shoes’ and Lois Weber’s Early Hollywood Influence


Lois Weber’s contributions to Hollywood cinema cannot be underestimated.


The Case for Gender-Flipping Franchises


Established franchises have been opting to swap out their beloved male leads for fresh female faces. But what are the benefits of telling the same story with a different gender?