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The female gaze: 100 overlooked films directed by women

In this list we aim to write women back into film history by championing 100 female-directed hidden gems that have been forgotten or unfairly overlooked – with contributions from Jane Campion, Greta Gerwig, Claire Denis, Isabelle Huppert, Agnès Varda, Tilda Swinton, our regular contributors listed below and many more special guests.

By Isabel Stevens, Bryony Dixon and others

The female gaze: 100 overlooked films directed by women
Features

Scenes from a hostile environment: a history of Black British protest film and television

By Ashley Clark

Scenes from a hostile environment: a history of Black British protest film and television
Interviews

“Everybody lives differently”: Debbie Tucker Green on Second Coming

By Ashley Clark

“Everybody lives differently”: Debbie Tucker Green on Second Coming
Features

“It was a knockout”: seven filmmakers and writers on Do the Right Thing

By Ashley Clark

“It was a knockout”: seven filmmakers and writers on Do the Right Thing
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10 great documentaries about iconic musicians

By Ashley Clark, Georgia Korossi and others

10 great documentaries about iconic musicians
Features

A short history of black US indie cinema

By Ashley Clark

A short history of black US indie cinema
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10 great films of 1997

By Geoff Andrew, Nikki Baughan and others

10 great films of 1997
Features

Burning illusions: the long road to Black British film stardom

By Ashley Clark

Burning illusions: the long road to Black British film stardom
News

Nonfiction haven: Camden, Maine’s festival on the rise

By Ashley Clark

Nonfiction haven: Camden, Maine’s festival on the rise

Hip-hop, don’t stop: inside The Get Down

By Ashley Clark

Hip-hop, don’t stop: inside The Get Down
Features

Making ground: remembering Kathleen Collins

By Ashley Clark

Making ground: remembering Kathleen Collins
Features

Making ground: remembering Kathleen Collins

By Ashley Clark

Making ground: remembering Kathleen Collins
Features

Washed away: lost films by female directors

By Isabel Stevens, Pamela Hutchinson and others

Washed away: lost films by female directors
Reviews

The White Knights – first look

By Ashley Clark

The White Knights – first look
Reviews

Sunset Song – first look

By Ashley Clark

Sunset Song – first look
Reviews

Our Brand Is Crisis – first look

By Ashley Clark

Our Brand Is Crisis – first look
Reviews

Selma review: Martin Luther King leads his marchers onward

By Ashley Clark

Selma review: Martin Luther King leads his marchers onward
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10 great films about making a fresh start

By Samuel Wigley, Pamela Hutchinson and others

10 great films about making a fresh start
Features

Back to black: the 101-year making of the oldest black American-starring feature

By Ashley Clark

Back to black: the 101-year making of the oldest black American-starring feature
Reviews

Film of the week: Concerning Violence

By Ashley Clark

Film of the week: Concerning Violence
Features

Inside Afrofuturism: a sonic companion

By Ashley Clark

Inside Afrofuturism: a sonic companion
News

Vice to the west, red ice-hockey champs to the east: New York 2014

By Ashley Clark

Vice to the west, red ice-hockey champs to the east: New York 2014
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10 great black British films

By Ashley Clark

10 great black British films
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10 great black British films

By Ashley Clark

10 great black British films
Interviews

The art of reckoning: Alex Gibney on Finding Fela

By Ashley Clark

The art of reckoning: Alex Gibney on Finding Fela
Lists

Jim Jarmusch: five essential films

By Ashley Clark

Jim Jarmusch: five essential films
Reviews

Film of the week: Lilting

By Ashley Clark

Film of the week: Lilting
Reviews

Film of the week: Boyhood

By Ashley Clark

Film of the week: Boyhood
Reviews

Film of the week: Fruitvale Station

By Ashley Clark

Film of the week: Fruitvale Station
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