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part of a small rebellion | by maryann johanson

movies by/about women in cinemas UK and Ireland

Pili: female director, female writers, female protagonist

Leanne Welham cowrites, with Sophie Harman, and directs drama Pili, about a woman (Bello Rashid) in rural Tanzania struggling to make a better life for herself and her children. [read the review]

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here> movies by/about women cinemas UK/Ire




opening Oct 19

female director, female screenwriter, female coprotagonist

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Touch Me Not | find cinemas

female codirector, female coscreenwriter, female coprotagonist

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Namaste England | find cinemas


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Skate Kitchen | find cinemas
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Summer 1993 | find cinemas
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Mary Shelley | find cinemas

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Leave No Trace | find cinemas
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The Gospel According to André | find cinemas

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Wajib | find cinemas

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The Spy Who Dumped Me | find cinemas
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Kusama: Infinity | find cinemas
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Patrick | find cinemas
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A Thousand Girls Like Me | find cinemas

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Reinventing Marvin | find cinemas

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Nureyev | find cinemas
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The Oslo Diaries | find cinemas

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Down to Earth | find cinemas
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The Giant Pear | find cinemas

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The Wife | find cinemas

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Manmarziyaan | find cinemas

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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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Book Club | find cinemas
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Female Human Animal | find cinemas
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The Guardians | find cinemas

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Anchor and Hope | find cinemas

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The Greatest Showman | find cinemas
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Christopher Robin | find cinemas
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Smallfoot | find cinemas
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The Apparition | find cinemas
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Batti Gul Meter Chalu | find cinemas

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Adrift | find cinemas
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri | find cinemas
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The Escape | find cinemas
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The Heiresses | find cinemas
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Helicopter Eela | find cinemas
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In the Fade | find cinemas
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Jalouse | find cinemas

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Ant-Man and the Wasp | find cinemas
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Hearts Beat Loud | find cinemas
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Tehran Taboo | find cinemas
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Incredibles 2 | find cinemas
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Under the Tree | find cinemas
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Climax | find cinemas
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The Nun | find cinemas
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The Seagull | find cinemas
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Strangeways Here We Come | find cinemas
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Two for Joy | find cinemas



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female codirector
female/male codirectors
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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
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worth paying multiplex prices for
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worth a look, but wait for DVD, unless your favorite actor is in it
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give it a miss
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not yet seen by me

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