Egg (Tribeca 2018)

Marianna Palka’s deeply dark chamber comedy Egg explores issues of motherhood, female friendship, and social constructs during a single, brutally funny, equally uncomfortable afternoon party. Conceptual artist Tina (Alysia Reiner) and her husband Wayne (Gbenga Akinnagbe) are having a small get-together with Tina’s old art school friend Karen […]

Tully (2018)

There are many parenthood themed films in the world, but few manage to maintain such an air of optimism while being so brutally honest as we see in Tully. The film opens on Marlo (Charlize Theron), days before the birth of her third child. At the moment, Marlo […]

Episode 31: I Feel Dame-y

Welcome back to Citizen Dame! This week, the Dames are talking about: Javier Bardem defends Woody Allen Lars Von Trier is welcomed back to Cannes The Tribeca/Scarface moderator who questioned Michelle Pfeiffer about her weight Alison Mack gets arrested for running a sex cult Netflix wants to buy […]

Disobedience (Tribeca 2018)

No, Disobedience is not “that Jewish lesbian movie.” Nor is it the film where Rachel Weisz and Rachel McAdams make out. Yes, the characters they portray are Jewish, yes they are lesbians, and yes there is a sex scene. Disobedience is not a puerile male fantasy in which […]

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