Lynn Chen flips the gender perspective in her directorial debut “I Will Make You Mine”

Imagine that you are listening to a record. It’s a good tune, one that you really savored during a particular time in your life. Then you return to the song. … Continue reading Lynn Chen flips the gender perspective in her directorial debut “I Will Make You Mine”

Filmmaker Layne Marie Williams shows us her insides with “Scutly”

We did it because we had to. Layne Marie Williams Layne Marie Williams is a filmmaker and leader in the industry. A womxn of strength and tenacity. A womxn who … Continue reading Filmmaker Layne Marie Williams shows us her insides with “Scutly”

Lara Jean Gallagher heightens visual storytelling in her first feature “Clementine”

You can’t watch Lara Jean Gallagher’s film without thinking of the 1966 classic “Persona”, directed by Ingmar Bergman, especially one scene, when Bibi Andersson is talking to Liv Ullmann about … Continue reading Lara Jean Gallagher heightens visual storytelling in her first feature “Clementine”

Filmmaker Anna Kerrigan takes us on the heartfelt journey of a father and his trans son in “Cowboys”

I like that idea that when you’re in nature you can be your true self, and not influenced by the constructs of your society. It’s a really interesting way to … Continue reading Filmmaker Anna Kerrigan takes us on the heartfelt journey of a father and his trans son in “Cowboys”

Sandra Lipski inspires us to look at the world differently with The Festival Key

Walk with me to the island of Mallorca, an island of Spain. Mallorca is a place of paradise: rays of sun, vast cerulean oceans, a gorgeous mix of European cultures … Continue reading Sandra Lipski inspires us to look at the world differently with The Festival Key

Mira Staleva • Managing director, Sofia International Film Festival

SOFIA 2020 “A sense of humour will save us” by Marta Bałaga – Cineuropa 20/04/2020 – Cineuropa talked to Mira Staleva, the managing director of the Sofia International Film Festival, … Continue reading Mira Staleva • Managing director, Sofia International Film Festival

Therese Shechter redefines womanhood in her subversive documentaries

Therese Shechter brings common female experiences that have been unjustly deemed taboo to the screen through her documentaries. Her latest “My So-Called Selfish Life” has started a movement for women … Continue reading Therese Shechter redefines womanhood in her subversive documentaries

Sonejuhi Sinha’s refreshingly raw thriller ‘Stray Dolls’ flips the American dream

The American clichés of “Bonnie and Clyde”, the “American Dream”, pulling yourself up by your bootstraps, are mixed together in the refreshingly raw new movie, “Stray Dolls”. It focuses on … Continue reading Sonejuhi Sinha’s refreshingly raw thriller ‘Stray Dolls’ flips the American dream

Elizabeth Palmore illuminates humanity in her adaptation of ‘The Evening Hour’

After my conversation with Elizabeth Palmore, who wrote the film “The Evening Hour” for the screen, that premiered at Sundance this year, it made me remember how much I wanted … Continue reading Elizabeth Palmore illuminates humanity in her adaptation of ‘The Evening Hour’

Deborah Kampmeier’s ‘Tape’ explores the gray areas of #MeToo through sharing one woman’s powerful story

I was first introduced to Deborah Kampmeier’s “Tape” during my interview with the film’s cinematographer Valentina Caniglia. Since our conversation took place a year ago, she couldn’t go into depth … Continue reading Deborah Kampmeier’s ‘Tape’ explores the gray areas of #MeToo through sharing one woman’s powerful story

Rhianon Jones rocks the movie industry by producing the work of emerging female filmmakers

When you meet a woman who has the same mission as you, and is doing it in an impactful way, you can only feel an immediate connection and passion toward … Continue reading Rhianon Jones rocks the movie industry by producing the work of emerging female filmmakers

Stream Movies from our Featured Womxn in Film

Josephine Decker’s “Madeline’s Madeline” Madeline has become an integral part of a prestigious physical theater troupe. When the workshop’s ambitious director pushes the teenager to weave her rich interior world … Continue reading Stream Movies from our Featured Womxn in Film