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Ten Films You Can Watch From Home

In celebration of Women’s History Month, the all-female team of film critics at FF2 Media were assigned to write about their favorite female artists – and where to watch their work.

If you’re stuck at home, here’s a list of 10 films that you can watch from the comfort of your own couch or bed during the pandemic.… read more.

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Watch at Home: ‘Banana Split’ & More from Female Filmmakers

Banana Split

FF2 Media’s new “Watch at Home” columns list the new films written and/or directed by women filmmakers that are newly available each week on DVD, Video On Demand &/or streaming services.

Here are the new films written and/or directed by women filmmakers now available at home as of 3/27/2020 (with links to FF2 Media reviews posted the week of their theatrical release):

  • 1917 – Krysty Wilson-Cairns (co-writer)
  • Banana Split – Hannah Marks (co-writer)
  • Clemency – Chinonye Chukwu (director/writer)
  • Crip Camp – Nicole Newnham (co-director) (Netflix)
  • Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey – Cathy Yan (director), Christina Hodson (writer)
  • Kill Chain: The Cyber War on America’s Elections – Sarah Teale (co-director) (HBO)
  • Portrait of a Lady on Fire – Céline Sciamma (writer/director) (Hulu)
  • Union – Whitney Hamilton (writer/director)

DANIELLE’S TOP PICK OF THE WEEK

Friendships manage to get complicated in the weeks to go before heading off to college in the coming-of-age comedy, Banana Split.… read more.

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Watch at Home: ‘Romantic Comedy’ & more from female filmmakers

Romantic Comedy

FF2 Media’s new “Watch at Home” columns list the new films written and/or directed by women filmmakers that are newly available each week on DVD, Video On Demand &/or streaming services.

Here are the new films written and/or directed by women filmmakers now available at home as of 3/13/2020 (with links to FF2 Media reviews posted the week of their theatrical release):

  • Black Christmas – Sophia Takal (director/co-writer), April Wolfe (co-writer)
  • Blow the Man Down – Bridget Savage Cole and Danielle Krudy (directors/co-writers)
  • Hooking Up – Lauren Schacher (co-writer)
  • Human Nature – Regina Sobel (co-writer)
  • International Falls – Amber McGinnis (director)
  • Romantic Comedy – Elizabeth Sankey (director)

DANIELLE’S TOP PICK OF THE WEEK

Romantic Comedy breaks down this particular comedy genre beat by beat while showing clips of many rom-com films in the process.… read more.

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‘We Are Truly So Lucky:’ Film Critic Breaks down Top Picks for Streaming

Streaming Now: ‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ ‘The Favourite’ and more from women filmmakers

In this unusual time period where we are recommended to stay home as much as possible (as opposed to go out and hustle), it’s important to take a look at what we can do with our time. Hosting gatherings in public spaces and meeting up with friends at a cafe are no longer encouraged.read more.

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Watch at Home: ‘Go Back to China’ & more from female filmmakers

Lynn Chen, Anna Akana, and Richard Ng in Go Back to China directed by Emily Ting.

FF2 Media’s new “Watch at Home” columns list the new films written and/or directed by women filmmakers that are newly available each week on DVD, Video On Demand &/or streaming services.

Here are the new films written and/or directed by women filmmakers now available at home as of 3/6/2020 (with links to FF2 Media reviews posted the week of their theatrical release):

DANIELLE’S TOP PICK OF THE WEEK

Go Back to China is a delightful coming-of-age dramedy from writer-director Emily Ting that puts a spotlight on diversity.… read more.

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Watch at Home: ‘Frozen 2’ & more from female filmmakers

Frozen 2

FF2 Media’s new “Watch at Home” columns list the new films written and/or directed by women filmmakers that are newly available each week on DVD, Video On Demand &/or streaming services.

Here are the new films written and/or directed by women filmmakers now available at home as of 2/28/2020 (with links to FF2 Media reviews posted the week of their theatrical release):

  • All the Bright Places – Liz Hannah and Jennifer Niven (co-writers) (Netflix)
  • Color Out of Space – Scarlett Amaris (co-writer)
  • Frozen 2 – Jennifer Lee (co-director/writer)

DANIELLE’S TOP PICK OF THE WEEK

Frozen 2 takes us into the unknown while continuing the adventure and diving into the history of Arrendale and why Elsa has magical powers.… read more.

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