Chavela Vargas Documentary Highlights Music and Passion

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

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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 […]