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Spotlight: Women in Cinema

This program spotlights provocative works by leading women filmmakers and exciting new voices.


3 Days in Quiberon (3 Tage in Quiberon)

Emily Atef  |  Germany, Austria, France
Art/Film, Biopic, Drama

Becoming Astrid (Unga Astrid)

Pernille Fischer Christensen  |  Sweden, Germany, Denmark
Biopic, Coming of Age, Women's Experiences

Birds of Passage (Pájaros de verano)

Cristina Gallego and Ciro Guerra  |  Colombia, Mexico, Denmark, France
Crime, Drama

Can You Ever Forgive Me?

Marielle Heller  |   United States
Biopic, Crime, LGBTQ

The City That Sold America

Ky Dickens  |   United States
Documentary, Historical

Claire Darling (Le dernier vide-grenier de Claire Darling)

Julie Bertuccelli  |   France
Black Sheep, Drama, Generations

Core of the World

Natalia Meshchaninova  |  Russia,Lithuania
Black Sheep, Drama
Couch Potatoes still

Couch Potatoes (Gli sdraiati)

Francesca Archibugi  |   Italy
Comedy, Coming of Age

Daughter of Mine (Figlia Mia)

Laura Bispuri  |  Italy
Drama, Women's Experiences

Dreamaway

Marouan Omara, Johanna Domke  |  Germany, Egypt, Qatar
Documentary, Political

Entrepreneur (Yrittãjã)

Virpi Suutari  |   Finland
Documentary, Women's Experiences

The Etruscan Smile

Oded Binnun | Mihal Brezis  |  United States, United Kingdom, Switzerland
Drama, Generations

Facing the Wind (Con el viento)

Meritxell Colell Aparicio  |  Spain, Argentina, France
Dance, Drama

Family First (Chien de garde)

Sophie Dupuis  |   Canada
Crime, House Divided

The Feeling of Being Watched

Assia Boundaoui  |  United States
Documentary, Political

Florianópolis Dream (Sueño Florianópolis)

Ana Katz  |  Argentina, Brazil
Comedy, Women's Experiences

The Good Girls (Las niñas bien)

Alejandra Márquez Abella  |   Mexico
Drama, Women's Experiences

Happy as Lazzaro (Lazzaro felice)

Alice Rohrwacher  |  Italy, Switzerland, France, Germany
Coming of Age, Drama

Joy

Sudabeh Mortezai  |   Austria
Drama, Political, Women's Experiences

Little Tickles (Les chatouilles)

Andréa Bescond, Eric Métayer  |   France
Coming of Age, Dance, Women's Experiences
Little Woods still

Little Woods

Nia DaCosta  |   United States
Crime, Thriller, Women's Experiences

Miriam Lies (Miriam Miente)

Natalia Cabral, Oriol Estrada  |  Dominican Republic, Spain
Coming of Age, Drama

Mr. Soul!

Melissa Haizlip  |   United States
Art/Film, Documentary, Music

Mug (Twarz)

Malgorzata Szumowska  |   Poland
Drama

My Home, in Libya

Martina Melilli  |   Italy
Documentary, Political, Women's Experiences

Neurotic Quest for Serenity (TOC: Transtornada Obsessiva Compulsiva)

Paulinho Caruso, Teodoro Poppovic  |   Brazil
Action, Comedy

Rafiki

Wanuri Kahiu  |  Kenya
LGBTQ, Romance, Women's Experiences

Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland

Kate Davis, David Heilbroner  |   United States
Documentary, Political, Women's Experiences

Sibel

Çağla Zencirci and Guillaume Giovanetti  |  France, Germany, Luxembourg, Turkey
Drama, Women's Experiences

Sofia

Meryem Benm’Barek  |  Morocco
Drama, Sex and Sexuality, Women's Experiences

The Third Wife (Phuong Anh Nguyen)

Ash Mayfair  |   Vietnam
Drama, LGBTQ, Sex and Sexuality

This Changes Everything

Tom Donahue  |  United States
Art/Film, Documentary, Women's Experiences

This Magnificent Cake! (Ce magnifique gâteau!)

Emma De Swaef, Marc James Roels  |  Belgium, France, Netherlands
Animation, Historical

Too Late to Die Young (Tarde para morir joven)

Dominga Sotomayor Castillo  |  Chile, Brazil, Argentina, The Netherlands, Qatar
Coming of Age, Drama

United Skates

Dyana Winkler, Tina Brown  |   United States
Documentary, Political, Sports

What They Had

Elizabeth Chomko  |   United States
Drama, Generations

Working Woman (Isha Ovedet)

Michal Aviad  |   Israel
Drama, Jewish Interest, Women's Experiences

[CENSORED]

Sari Braithwaite  |   Australia
Documentary, Explicit Content, Sex and Sexuality, Women's Experiences

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Program Patron

Jeanne Randall Malkin Family Foundation