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“Ask me things”: Lyzette’s Top 25 of 2015

Now that I’ve seen all that I’ve been anticipating from 2015, now’s the time where I count down what I personally found to be the very best of the whole year. While I made a favorites list of 2013 a couple … Continue reading

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Wyler, Musicals, and #52FilmsByWomen: January ’16 in Film

I may have went a tad overboard with film-watching in January. In total, I watched 71 films throughout the entire month, with 56 of those being first-time watches. Of course, my spontaneous binge-watching of various Looney Tunes shorts during 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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