Tag: Representation

CultureMovies

Tornatore and Truffaut – Nostalgia in European Film within Film

The nostalgia and importance of life are so well reflected through cinema, and the impassioned film endeavours of ...
HERstories

Female filmmakers: the importance and history of women in film

As female filmmakers continue to be disregarded in events like the Academy Awards and Golden Globes, it almost ...
GenderSexuality and Gender

Netflix’s Sandman: A dream of inclusion and equity come true

Neil Gaiman, the acclaimed writer of books like “American Gods,” “Stardust,” and the co-writer of “Good Omens,” is ...
CultureDocumentaries

The Effect of Women Response: Our Bodies, Our Sex—Agnès Varda’s ...

The United Nations General Assembly declared 1975 as International Women’s Year. That was considered a milestone back then, ...
CultureSexuality and Gender

Comfort and fuzziness for the jaded queer hearts: the gay ...

*This article contains spoilers* After its timely release during the romantic atmosphere of early spring and the preface ...
CultureMovies

Heroines of Modern Horror

Horror as a movie genre has been in existence since the late 1800s. It has been a vehicle ...
PeopleSociety

An overlooked victory: the case of Bia Haddad inequality in ...

Bia Haddad Maia is a Brazilian tennis player who recently won the title of the WTA 250 of ...
Mental Health

​​The fragile line between representing and shaming mental illnesses – ...

Hollywood has a long history of misrepresenting those with mental health conditions. These representations are usually portrayals of ...
ActivismSociety

What is ecofeminism and why is it relevant today?

Ecofeminism is a social movement and philosophy that looks at the connections between nature and women. As a ...
Critical EyePride Month

Judith Butler and the Deconstruction of Gender

What image comes to mind when we verbalise the concept of gender? Judith Butler (2007) destroys, in her ...