2 women - one is a patient, the other is a medical profession. The patient is holding her face clearly in distress. The overlaid text says "simply hysterical'?

“Women’s issues” – written off, ignored and mocked for too long

Women are used to being called hysterical. The very word itself comes from the Greek word, hysterika, meaning uterus. If you’re hysterical, your behaviour is marked by “uncontrollable, extreme emotion”.

WOMEN MAKE FILM: A new road movie through cinema, written & directed by Mark Cousins

Narrated by Sharmila Tagore, Tilda Swinton, Jane Fonda, Adjoa Andoh, Kerry Fox, Thandie Newton and Debra Winger 4-disc Blu-ray release on 18 May 2020 and streaming on BFI Player (Subscription … Continue reading WOMEN MAKE FILM: A new road movie through cinema, written & directed by Mark Cousins

The WOW FOUNDATION announces ONLINE WOW – WOMEN OF THE WORLD FESTIVAL in partnership with BBC ARTS’ CULTURE in QUARANTINE, on 16 & 17 MAY

●      THE WOW FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES ONLINE WOW – WOMEN OF THE WORLD FESTIVAL IN PARTNERSHIP WITH BBC ARTS’ CULTURE IN QUARANTINE, ON 16 & 17 MAY ●      BBC ARTS’ CULTURE IN QUARANTINE IS BRINGING THE VERY BEST ARTS … Continue reading The WOW FOUNDATION announces ONLINE WOW – WOMEN OF THE WORLD FESTIVAL in partnership with BBC ARTS’ CULTURE in QUARANTINE, on 16 & 17 MAY

‘Emma’ Charms Audiences at Box Office

Emma has been an unexpected star within the box office this weekend – many a time, Jane Austen’s novels have been adapted into films and TV series. However, Autumn de Wilde’s … Continue reading ‘Emma’ Charms Audiences at Box Office

Awkwafina Cast in ‘The Baccarat Machine’

Awkwafina has been cast to star in The Baccarat Machine – a new gambling drama created from the Cigar Afcionado article by Michael Kaplan. The film follows the story of Cheung … Continue reading Awkwafina Cast in ‘The Baccarat Machine’

MOVIE REVIEW: Marriage Story (Netflix) 2019

Noah Baumbach tells the story of a failing marriage with nostalgic cinema techniques that have won the hearts of the viewers. With Star Wars‘ Adam Driver and Avengers‘ Scarlett Johansson … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: Marriage Story (Netflix) 2019

Billie Eilish Makes James Bond History

Billie Eilish has made Bond history as she is the youngest person to have taken on the mantle of singing the James Bond theme. But this hasn’t fazed her in … Continue reading Billie Eilish Makes James Bond History

Black Widow Head to Head With Taskmaster in Latest Trailer

2020 is the time when plenty of changes have come about already – environmentally, politically and on a personal level for many big celebrities. However, one constant that we can … Continue reading Black Widow Head to Head With Taskmaster in Latest Trailer

Oscar 2020 Nominees: Female Directors Snubbed While Joker Receives 11 Nominations

Todd Phillip’s Joker has shown that comic films mean business as it has landed itself with 11 Academy Award nominations. Despite mixed reviews and a plethora of controversy, it is … Continue reading Oscar 2020 Nominees: Female Directors Snubbed While Joker Receives 11 Nominations

Frozen II – Does Elsa Need a Love Interest? (SPOILERS)

Last week, Frozen II hit the cinemas and yesterday, I finally got the chance to see the second instalment to the film that became something of a phenomenon when it … Continue reading Frozen II – Does Elsa Need a Love Interest? (SPOILERS)

Johnny Depp Supporters Calling For Amber Heard To Be Replaced in ‘Aquaman 2’

The ongoing battle between Heard and Depp has been back and forth for a long while – but now, it has reached the stage where it is having an effect … Continue reading Johnny Depp Supporters Calling For Amber Heard To Be Replaced in ‘Aquaman 2’

The Crown Series 3 Trailer Shows Olivia Colman For The First Time!

A new trailer for Netflix’s The Crown has now been released – and we can see Olivia Colman take the regal baton from Claire Foy undertaking the role of the Queen for … Continue reading The Crown Series 3 Trailer Shows Olivia Colman For The First Time!