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Actor Keira Knightley arrives for the Canadian premiere of the movie "Colette" at the Toronto International Film Festival in Toronto

Female Empowerment, 100 Years Ago, at Heart of ‘Colette’

By Gina Cherelus (Reuters) "Colette" is not your usual period drama. Beneath the corsets and petticoats lies a turn-of-the-20th- century real life tale of feminism...
The 75th Venice International Film Festival

Long Live Women Filmmakers, Even Awkward Ones, says Vanessa Redgrave

By Lisa Keddie VENICE, Italy (Reuters) Vanessa Redgrave, who received a lifetime achievement award at the Venice Film Festival this week, added her voice to...
The body of the late singer Aretha Franklin lies in state at the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History for two days of public viewing in Detroit

R-E-S-P-E-C-T: Fans Pay Their Last to Aretha Franklin

By Nick Carey DETROIT (Reuters)  Aretha Franklin's body lay in repose on Tuesday while her soaring voice poured out from loudspeakers outside a Detroit museum, stirring...
Postcards with pictures of bikini-clad women are seen on display on a postcard stand at a souvenir shop in Marseille

French Feminists Denounce ‘Degrading’ Seaside Postcards

By Jack Hunter PARIS (Reuters) Smutty postcards with pictures of women wearing bikinis are a typical if often maligned feature of French seaside resorts. But...
Oksana Shachko, activist of women's rights group Femen, paints a wall of her room in Kiev

OMG! Co-Founder of Feminist Femen Group Found Dead in Paris –...

KIEV (Reuters)  A founding member of the Ukrainian feminist protest group Femen, Oksana Shachko, has been found dead in her apartment in Paris, Femen said...
Cast members Blanchett, Awkwafina, Paulson, Hathaway, Bullock, Kaling, Bonham Carter and Rihanna pose at the world premiere of the film "Ocean's 8" at Alice Tully Hall in New York City

Feminist, or Just Fun? ‘Ocean’s 8’ Steals Hollywood Spotlight

NEW YORK (Reuters)  For some, the female heist caper "Ocean's 8" is a strike at the heart of male-dominated Hollywood. For others, it's pure summer...
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