Miss Juneteenth. A love letter to phenomenal women.

As I watched Nicole Beharie’s graceful and honest portrayal of this beautiful, overbearing and loving mother, I can’t help but think about my own.  Enter Turquoise.  Turquoise is beautiful, intelligent, … Continue reading Miss Juneteenth. A love letter to phenomenal women.

Pausing Production to Create Hope in a Pandemic

In light of the pandemic crisis we’re in, we are supporting organizations that support womxn in film during these difficult times. Mezcla Media Collective is an organization that supports over … Continue reading Pausing Production to Create Hope in a Pandemic

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

Anna Serner blazes trails at the Swedish Film Institute with her 2019 gender equality report “What Women?”

I’m elated to kick off the new year at Cinema Femme by sharing my interview with one of my personal heroes, Anna Serner. Anna is driven, like myself, to get … Continue reading Anna Serner blazes trails at the Swedish Film Institute with her 2019 gender equality report “What Women?”