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With the success of Patty Jenkins’s Wonder Woman, Ava Duvernay’s 13th, and with the rise of the MeToo movement, women creators in film are more important than ever.

A woman’s influence on film.  You may have heard the term “male gaze,” coined in the 1970s which is about how art and entertainment has been influenced by the male’s perspective. So, what about the opposite? Women have been making movies since the very beginning of cinema. What new ideas, thoughts and aspects can we learn from women in film? What does the world look like through the “female gaze”?

All movies made by women.   The Female Gaze  goes through a historical layout of essential, thought-provoking, and life-altering movies made by women. Past and present films are featured in this book making this guidebook perfect for the movie lover in your life. Jump right into the benefits and perspectives of the female mind.

Inspiring biographies of women directors.  Discover brilliantly talented and accomplished female directors, both world renowned and obscure, who have shaped the film industry in ways rarely fully acknowledged.  The Female Gaze  also contains multiple mini-essays written by a variety of diverse female film critics.

The Female Gaze: Essential Movies Made by Women (Film director gift)

SKU: #00B927
    • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Mango Media (12 April 2022)
    • Language ‏ : ‎ English
    • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 236 pages
    • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 1642508047
    • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-1642508048
    • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 340 g
    • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 15.24 x 1.27 x 20.32 cm
  • About the Author

    Alicia Malone is a film reporter, author and self-confessed movie geek. Currently she is a host on Turner Classic Movies and FilmStruck, a cinephile subscription streaming service. Alicia has given two TEDx talks about women in Hollywood, and her first book Backwards and in Heels: The Past, Present and Future of Women Working in Film was released in August 2017. She is a member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association and the LA Online Film Critics Society, and over the years she has interviewed hundreds of movie stars and filmmakers.