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Recapping 2016 in Film-Watching & #52FilmsByWomen

I’m definitely nowhere near the first to echo this sentiment but… boy, was 2016 exhausting. There was a lot of good in the year just as there was a lot of bad, but oftentimes it really felt as if the … Continue reading

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#52FilmsByWomen: Mustang (2015) – dir. Deniz Gamze Ergüven

Mustang is a terrific film from first-time director(!) Deniz Gamze Ergüven, who is of German and Turkish descent. As such, Mustang deals primarily with how five young orphaned sisters deal with the strict stranglehold of their small, conservative Turkish village. This … Continue reading

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