In the beautiful desert landscape of Gujarat, India, director Leena Yadav introduces us to a world of friendship, suffering and heartbreak within a story of four women, trying their best to overcome their individual struggles. Parched explores the ideas of tradition, culture and misogyny in the heart of rural India but with a compelling characters and strong friendships […]
I am about to make a very embarrassing confession. Well, two actually. The first is that before this week, I had never watched Thelma and Louise before.
I really want to have a conversation about the James Bond franchise. Specifically, the way the Bond franchise treats women. Currently, many people are losing their heads about Sam Smith’s new song, ‘Writings on the Wall’, because it isn’t good enough to be a ‘Bond song’.
Alternative heading: “Why Kyle Smith is an actual dinosaur” or “A rant about gender & identity in cinema”.