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NYAFF 2020

Review: “Lucky Chan-sil” Displays Burdens of Female Expectations in Korean Society


"Lucky Chan-sil" illustrates a career-oriented woman’s struggle with gender inequality and expectations in Korean society.

Rae Red Talks “Babae at Baril,” Her Feminist Film About Philippine Realities


Filipina filmmaker Rae Red’s directorial debut “Babae at Baril” tells the story of a girl and a gun—and the patriarchal, capitalist system they live in.


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