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Brava, Sally Potter!

Posted today on Women’s eNews: “Let’s praise Sally Berger, a curator at New York City’s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), for putting together a remarkable retrospective (July 7 to 24) of the films and videos of Sally Potter, the brilliant British feminist moviemaker.” Kudos, Sally Berger!  Brava, Sally Potter J Click HERE to read my […]

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Bechdel-Wallace List Reviews: N-P

THE PARTY (2017): Review by Eliana M. Levenson

With quippy dialogue and an classic movie directorial style, Sally Potter’s The Party feels like a brilliant short film forced to drag itself along for an extra twenty minutes. (EML: 3.5/5)

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Reviews: Q-S Uncategorized

‘The Roads Not Taken’ is a marriage of intellect and emotion

In The Roads Not Taken, a daughter tries to find her father amid his dementia, while her father tries to find his own reality amid the many possible paths his life could have taken. The film is an Odyssey narrative playing out over multiple timelines, and from the perspective of the women in this Odysseus’s […]

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Cate Blanchett WGA

Cate Blanchett is already getting Oscar-buzz for her lead performance in Woody Allen’s new film Blue Jasmine (opening in theatres nationwide on Friday July 26th). So this week we turn our spotlight on Oscar-winning actress Cate Blanchett! Enter our contest for your chance to win a DVD starring Cate Blanchett: Oscar & Lucinda (Directed by Gillian […]

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Reviews: E-G

GINGER & ROSA

In her new film Ginger & Rosa, English filmmaker Sally Potter sets out to discover when the Fifties became the Sixties, and she finds her moment in the Cuban Missile Crisis of October 1962. Two girls, born in the same London hospital on the day an atom bomb is dropped on Hiroshima, are now teenagers […]

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iPhone Release of RAGE a Mixed Blessing…

There’s a lot of hype about the fact that Sally Potter is releasing her new film RAGE on iPhones, but to me, it’s a mixed blessing.  We can all applaud new technology without ignoring the fact that this incredible filmmaker is in effect going straight to DVD without so much as a limited theatrical release…  Please […]

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