Tag Archives: Gender

52 Tuesdays – Review (Spoiler Free)

Transcending its playful experiment with form 52 Tuesdays is an intimate exploration of gender, sex and family… Filmed over the course of a year, once every Tuesday, we follow the relationship between the 16 year old Billie and her mother (Jane) as she transitions from female to male. Newcomer Tilda Cobham-Hervey plays the role of Billie, […]

Exclusive Interview: Alia Raelynn Talks Misogynist

Today we have actress Alia Raelynn in to chat about her role in the new indie film Misogynist. Alia plays the role of an oppressed and regularly degraded woman who a misogynist sex guru parades around as an example of how women like to be hurt. It’s a tough role to play in a film which […]

Misogynist – Review (Spoiler Free)

Misogynist dives straight in at the deep end of tackling misogyny and doesn’t look back… This thriller focuses on the relationship between an unlucky in love guy and the man who teaches him every technique he knows in order to manipulate and control women. To get a clear idea of this immensely unpleasant guru it’s as if […]

Sexmission – Review (Spoiler Free)

Farce, politics and gender dynamics are blended together in this Polish classic… SeksMisja is arguably most famous for somehow escaping the censors during Communist rule in Poland, and even with a very limited knowledge of the period, it’s easy to appreciate how impressive a feat that is. There is enough commentary on communism and totalitarianism […]