Feminist Film

Some articles on feminist film, feminists, film, films:

Feminist Theory - Disciplines - Film Theory
... Main article Feminist film theory Feminists have taken many different approaches to the analysis of cinema ... These include discussions of the function of women characters in particular film narratives or in particular genres, such as film noir, where a ... In considering the way that films are put together, many feminist film critics, such as Laura Mulvey, have pointed to the "male gaze" that predominates in ...
B. Ruby Rich
... American scholar, critic of independent, Latin American, documentary and gay films, and a professor of Film Digital Media and Social Documentation also known as "SocDoc" at UC Santa Cruz ... She has also taught documentary film and queer studies during spring semesters at UC Berkeley ... Rich began her career in film exhibition after graduating from college as co-founder of the Woods Hole Film Society ...

Famous quotes containing the words film and/or feminist:

    All film directors, whether famous or obscure, regard themselves as misunderstood or underrated. Because of that, they all lie. They’re obliged to overstate their own importance.
    François Truffaut (1932–1984)

    I am so tired of taking to others
    translating my life for the deaf, the blind,
    the “I really want to know what your life is like without giving up any of my privileges
    to live it” white women
    the “I want to live my white life with Third World women’s style and keep my skin
    class privileges” dykes
    Lorraine Bethel, African American lesbian feminist poet. “What Chou Mean We, White Girl?” Lines 49-54 (1979)