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Kathleen Hanna Brings 'Myrna the Monster' to Life at Sundance

By Winnie McCroy | Jan 29
A short film by director and screenwriter Ian Samuels with loving production by MTV Other, "Myrna The Monster" premieres today at 9 p.m. at the Yarrow Hotel Theatre in Park City, Utah, as part of the 2015 Sundance Film Festival.

New Book Reflects on Feminist Barbara Smith

By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
Barbara Smith's new book, "Ain't Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around," edited by Alethia Jones and Virginia Eubanks, brings to life the controversies, players, and strategies that expanded the definitions of freedom and liberation over four decades.

Women Missing From the Movies, Says Geena Davis

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 25
The results are in from her extensive study, says Geena Davis: women and girls are few and far between in films, and those there have no job other than to be thin and pretty.

Foxy Merkins Pride Screening at BAM!

By Winnie McCroy | Jun 25
On the heels of a sold-out run at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival comes the New York City premiere of "The Foxy Merkins" on June 27 at BAMcinemaFest.

’Girl on Girl’ Documentary Tackles Lesbian Invisibility

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 22
A new Indiegogo Campaign seeks to raise $100,000 for the first phase of production of "Girl on Girl," a new documentary about feminine lesbians.

"No Secret Anymore!" Reveals Private Life of Historic Partners

Jan 15
No Secret Anymore! is a film that reveals the inspiring lives of Del Martin and Phyllis Lyon, partners in love and political struggle for more than 50 years, and their public activism as well as their charming and very funny private relationship.

CIVILesbianIZATION : The Kids Are All Right, But the Family Is Not

By Julie R. Enszer | Aug 19
Julie R. Enszer thinks about Lisa Cholodenko’s newest film, The Kids Are All Right, and wonders what if we rejected biology in determining families?

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