Monthly Archives: July 2011

A December to Remember

I know that December seems really far away, especially since most of the country is sweltering, and while I’m sure I will hate my winter coat and my boots by December, I sure won’t hate the AMAZING women that are … Continue reading

Venice Film Fest 2011: The Women in Competition

The Venice Film Festival rolled out its lineup this morning. There are 22 films in competition. Five are directed (or co-directed) by women. That’s 23% Wuthering Heights, Andrea Arnold (U.K.)Texas Killing Fields, Ami Canaan Mann (U.S.)Chicken With Plums, Marjane Satrapi, Vincent … Continue reading

Trailer Watch: Dirty Girl

Looks way better than I thought it would be. Kind of cute. I like the title because really what is a dirty girl? A girl who doesn’t act like she is expected? Is it a girl who is in touch … Continue reading

Trailer Watch: Haywire

Steven Soderberg does a movie with a female lead who kicks ass. Her look reminds me a little (a very little bit) of Noomi Rapace in The Girl with The Dragon Tattoo. Film stars Gina Carano, a well known mixed … Continue reading