Chavela Vargas Documentary Highlights Music and Passion

A conversation with ‘Chavela’ Director Catherine Gund about the Rebel Icon, Feminism and Music


Eleanor Bergstein on Dirty Dancing (via Genders Across Borders)

I’ve always loved Dirty Dancing, but not many people realize there is much more to the film than just a girl who falls in love.  If you look really closely, you’ll see a film about social class, liberalism, women’s rights, and a serious tone of Feminism.  This young coming-of-age girl doesn’t just change herself because […]