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Patricia Rozema cannot be defined by one genre

As part of our Celebration Series, FF2 Media pays tribute to the work of female filmmakers. Be sure to click on the film titles for full reviews & see where you can stream on JustWatch.com. Patricia Rozema has dabbled in different genres across her career, refusing to become defined by any one type of film. […]

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Nicole Holofcener builds career on complex, realistic women

As part of our Celebration Series, FF2 Media celebrates the work of female filmmakers. Be sure to click on the film titles for full reviews & see where you can stream on JustWatch.com. We always talk about the importance of seeing representation on screen—for women, it would mean seeing women on screen. This is also […]

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Alice Wu’s ‘The Half of It’ a refreshing, diverse story on and off screen

The Half Of It (which made its Netflix debut on May 1) currently holds a high rating of 96 percent on Rotten Tomatoes, but did you know that it is a story of an Asian American lesbian teenager and it is both directed and written by an Asian American woman? A statistic from Annenberg Inclusion […]

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New ‘Twilight’ book raises questions about male gaze, women’s fiction

Best-selling author Stephanie Meyer recently announced the August release of the latest addition to her beloved Twilight saga. Midnight Sun is the fifth official Twilight novel, a re-telling of the first book from the perspective of vampire Edward Cullen. The original series was told almost entirely from Bella Swan’s point of view, examining the female […]

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Mindy Kaling to write ‘Legally Blonde 3,’ penning fresh take on franchise 

Mindy Kaling and Dan Goor have officially signed on to write MGM’s Legally Blonde 3, with lead actress Reese Witherspoon reprising her iconic role as Elle Woods (and producing the film through her company Hello Sunshine). While talks for a third film was announced nearly two years ago, with original writers Kirsten “Kiwi” Smith and […]

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An expert on both sides of the camera, Jodie Foster marks 55 years of filmmaking

As part of our Tribute Series, FF2 Media celebrates the work of female filmmakers. Be sure to click on the film titles for full reviews & see where you can stream on JustWatch.com. Jodie Foster, born in 1962 in Los Angeles, California, has been in the film industry since the age of two. In 1980, […]

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