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In my last columnI wrote about the problem with male directors monopolizing the conversation on female sexuality.
Alongside films on BFI Player, BFI YouTube will be home to a of free special events and discussions, including the first in a series of three live online events with Girls on Film, the film review podcast from a female perspective, hosted by film critic and broadcaster Anna Smith. Born out of a season originally scheduled to run at BFI Southbank in April, this new online collection and events programme also coincides with the publishing of a new book of essays She Found It at the Movies — Women Writers on Sex, Desire and Cinema, edited by film and culture writer, Christina Newland, who has also programmed Female Desire on Screen.
Female Desire on Screen will include a of special online events on BFI YouTube to complement the collection, with more events to be announced soon:.
Dirty Dancing Listen and subscribe to Girls on Film. In advance of the show, host Anna Smith asks viewers to share a film that was a sexual awakening for them and discusses these with Christina Newland and other contributors; the show will feature short readings, lively discussion and recommendations for classic films that explore and invite desire. The Girls on Film event is the first in a series, with two more events coming soon.
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