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.
“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.
“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.
“Paris is Burning,” “Big Little Lies” and “Jessica Jones” are all making a comeback—and you won’t want to miss them.
This week’s picks touch on the importance of representation, the urgency of peaceful politics and the haven of safe spaces.
“When They See Us,” “Qualified” and “Too Late to Die Young” bring much-needed feminist perspectives to historical narratives from around the world.
We’re watching “Booksmart” and “The Proposal” this weekend.
The titular character in “Fleabag” is ready to confront her past and open up in Season 2. “Ask For Jane” is forcing our country to do the same.
While “Tuca & Bertie” and “Poms” celebrate the joy of female friendship, “The Silence of Others” reminds us why we have to resist forgetting the tough stuff.
“Knock Down the House,” “Ask Dr. Ruth” and “At the Heart of Gold” tell the stories of remarkable women blazing trails at the Olympic games, on Capitol Hill and in our sex lives.