Category Archives: Women in Cinema

The Amazonian Princess Reborn

Wonder Woman “I used to want to save the world, this beautiful place. But the closer you get, the more you see the great darkness within. I learnt this the hard way, a long, long time ago.” This week celebrates … Continue reading

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The Foremothers of Feminism.

“We have to free half of the human race, the women, so that they can help free the other half”. – Emmeline Pankhurst. With the upcoming release of the highly anticipated Suffragette film, these fantastic feminist film poster have been published. Can … Continue reading

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The Face of Modern Feminism.

Emma Watson ” Fighting for women’s rights has too often become synonymous with man-hating… This has to stop. For the record, feminism by definition is: ‘The belief that men and women should have equal rights and opportunities.”

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A feminist Pinner.

Can’t get enough with anything to do with Feminism Through Cinema and Literature? Check out my feminist themed boards on Pinterest (https://uk.pinterest.com/tiabyer/). From Feminist film, photography and quotes, to photos of female icons such as Priscilla Presley, Vivien Leigh and … Continue reading

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What Women Really Need From Men.

Angelina Jolie. “We need policies for long-term security that are designed by women, focused on women, executed by women- not at the expense of men, or instead of men, but alongside and with men.” Angelina Jolie Pitt gave a powerful … Continue reading

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Law-Makers.

Suffragette (2015) “Never underestimate the power we women have to define our own destiny” -Emmeline Pankhurst. In 1912, England, before women had a voice; they had to fight for their freedom. Inspired by the true story of the ordinary women who … Continue reading

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A Model Example of Motherhood.

Brooke Shields “People think of me as a mannequin, all show and no substance.” In July of 2005, the American Actress, model and former child star; Brooke Shields published this essay (below) entitled ‘War of Words’ , defending herself and her … Continue reading

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