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part of a small rebellion | by maryann johanson

movies by/about women in cinemas UK and Ireland

Pin Cushion: female director, female writer, female protagonists

Deborah Haywood writes and directs drama Pin Cushion, about a mother and daughter (Joanna Scanlan and Lily Newmark) making a new life in a new town. [not yet reviewed]

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here> movies by/about women cinemas UK/Ire




opening Aug 15-17

female director, female screenwriter, female coprotagonist

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Distant Constellation | find cinemas

female director, female coscreenwriter, male protagonist

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Gold | find cinemas

male director, female coscreenwriter, female protagonist

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The Guardians | find cinemas

male director, female coscreenwriter, male protagonist

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Christopher Robin | find cinemas


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now in cinemas

female director, female screenwriter, female protagonist

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Generation Wealth | find cinemas
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Summer 1993 | find cinemas
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The Bookshop | find cinemas
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Mary Shelley | find cinemas
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Pin Cushion | find cinemas

female director, female screenwriter, female coprotagonist

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Leave No Trace | find cinemas

female director, female screenwriter, male protagonist

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Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat | find cinemas
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Extinction | find cinemas
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Zama | find cinemas

female director, female coscreenwriter, female protagonist

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Patrick | find cinemas

female director, male screenwriter, female protagonist

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female director, female coscreenwriter, male protagonist

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Freak Show | find cinemas

female codirector, female coscreenwriter, female protagonist

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Tranny Fag | find cinemas

female codirector, male screenwriter, female coprotagonist

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The Giant Pear | find cinemas

male director, female screenwriter, female protagonist

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male director, female screenwriter, female coprotagonist

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male director, female coscreenwriter, female protagonist

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Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again | find cinemas
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Mary and the Witch’s Flower | find cinemas
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The Shape of Water | find cinemas
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Book Club | find cinemas
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male director, female coscreenwriter, female coprotagonist

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The More You Ignore Me | find cinemas

male director, female coscreenwriter, male protagonist

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The Greatest Showman | find cinemas
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The Apparition | find cinemas
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Damascus Cover | find cinemas

male director, male screenwriter, female protagonist

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Adrift | find cinemas
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Hotel Artemis | find cinemas
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri | find cinemas
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Thoroughbreds | find cinemas
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L’amant double (Double Lover) | find cinemas
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The Escape | find cinemas
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The Heiresses | find cinemas
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In the Fade | find cinemas
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That Summer | find cinemas
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Tracking Edith | find cinemas

male director, male screenwriter, female coprotagonist

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Ant-Man and the Wasp | find cinemas
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Hearts Beat Loud | find cinemas
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Postcards from the 48% | find cinemas
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The Secret of Marrowbone | find cinemas
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Incredibles 2 | find cinemas
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Under the Tree | find cinemas
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Dhadak | find cinemas
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Entebbe (aka 7 Days in Entebbe) | find cinemas
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Racer and the Jailbird | find cinemas



decipher

female director
female director(s)
female codirector
female/male codirectors
male director
male director(s)
female writer
female writer(s)
female cowriter
female/male cowriters
male writer
male writer(s)
female protagonist
female protagonist(s) or predominantly female ensemble
female coprotagonist
female/male coprotagonists or mixed ensemble
male protagonist
male protagonist(s) or predominantly male ensemble



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worth paying multiplex prices for
yellow for maybe
worth a look, but wait for DVD, unless your favorite actor is in it
red for no
give it a miss
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my reaction under gag order for now
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not yet seen by me

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