“One Child Nation” and “After the Wedding” take on global women’s rights, while the girls of “GLOW” take on Sin City. Here’s what to watch this weekend.
Author: Women and Hollywood
Tough Truths and Rom-Com Realness: What to Watch This Weekend
What “The Nightingale” and “Four Weddings and a Funeral” have in common is their willingness to confront conversations about race.
Picks of the Week: Women Seeking Answers—and Justice—on Big and Small Screens
These series and films, out now, lend a glimpse into women’s experiences in the justice system—and in the midst of war.
What to Watch: The Best TV and Films Telling Women’s Stories
A documentary 30 years in the making. A takedown of gender discrimination. Weaponizing data. And an award-winning documentary about an award-winning hero. This week’s picks tell the stories of incredible women.
Picks of the Week: Feminist Films and TV Series Confronting Hard Truths
The reality of mortality. A no-holds-barred look at history. The urgency of reckoning with race. And, of course, a complicated scandal. This week’s picks take on hard truths—and tell them well.
Picks of the Week: From the Lives of “Chambermaids” to Stories of “Maiden” Voyages
“Maiden” is a documentary about an exceptional woman at sea. “Chambermaid” is a true-to-life tale of a hardworking hotel housekeeper. Both are out now.
Picks of the Week: Trauma and Truth Resound in “Endzeit” and “Wild Rose”
“Endzeit – Ever After” is a feminist reflection on trauma set in a zombie apocalypse. “Wild Rose” is about living your truth against the odds. Both are out this weekend.
Secrets, Superheroes and Safe Spaces: What to Watch This Weekend
“Paris is Burning,” “Big Little Lies” and “Jessica Jones” are all making a comeback—and you won’t want to miss them.
Three Feminist Films and Series to Watch This Weekend
This week’s picks touch on the importance of representation, the urgency of peaceful politics and the haven of safe spaces.
Picks of the Week: These Movies and Miniseries are Rewriting History
“When They See Us,” “Qualified” and “Too Late to Die Young” bring much-needed feminist perspectives to historical narratives from around the world.