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20March13: The FF2 Week in Review

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Three films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened this week (though none were released in Manhattan theaters): Hooking Up Never Rarely Sometimes Always The Roads Not Taken Of these three, so far I’ve seen one. All three are narrative features. My Top Pick for March […]

20March06: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Four films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: The Banker Extra Ordinary First Cow Go Back to China Of these four, so far I’ve seen two. All four are narrative features. My Top Pick for March 6th (drumroll please!) is First […]

20February28: The FF2 Week in Review

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Three films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: A Fine Line Saint Frances Wendy Of these three, so far I’ve seen one. One — A Fine Line — is a doc. Two — Saint Frances, Wendy — are narrative features. […]

20February21: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Five films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Emma The Last Thing He Wanted Premature Ride Your Wave Vitalina Varela Of these five, so far I’ve seen two. All five are narrative features. My Top Pick for February 21st (drumroll […]

20February14: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Six films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Buffaloed Fantasy Island Olympic Dreams Ordinary Love The Photograph You Go to My Head Of these six, so far I’ve seen three. All six are narrative features. My Top Pick for February […]

20February07: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Two films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: The Lodge Harley Quinn: Birds of Prey Of these two, so far I’ve seen one. They are both narrative features. My Top Pick for February 7th (drumroll please!) is Birds of Prey, an […]

20January31: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Five films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: The Assistant Gul Makai Miss Americana The Rhythm Section The Traitor Of these five, so far I’ve seen two. One — Miss Americana — is a doc. Four — The Assistant, Gul […]

20January24: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Four films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Color Out of Space Panga Quezon’s Game The Turning Of these four, so far I’ve seen three. All four are narrative features. My Top Pick for July 12th (drumroll please!) is Quezon’s […]

20January17: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) One film either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Intrigo – Death of an Author I saw this film. It’s a narrative feature. I don’t have a top pick for this week, because I wasn’t a big fan of Intrigo. 

20January10: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Three films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Afterward Chhapaak The Woman Who Loves Giraffes Of these three, so far I’ve seen two. Two — Afterward, The Woman Who Loves Giraffes — are docs. One — Chhapaak –is a narrative feature. […]

20January03: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Three films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: The Advocate Clemency Ip Man 4 Of these three, so far I’ve seen two. One — The Advocate — is a doc. Two — Clemency, Ip Man 4 –are narrative features. My […]

19December13: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Three films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Black Christmas Cunningham Seberg Of these three, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. [#] — [insert films] –is a narrative feature. My Top Pick for December […]

19December06: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

Four films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Knives and Skin Little Joe A Million Little Pieces Portrait of a Lady on Fire Of these four, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. [#] — [insert films] –is a narrative feature. My Top […]

19November29: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

Four films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: After Parkland Atlantics Queen & Slim Ximei Of these five, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. [#] — [insert films] –is a narrative feature. My Top Pick for November 27th (drumroll please!) is [insert […]

19November22: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Six films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood Frozen II Hala Mr. Toilet Shooting the Mafia Varda by Agnès Of these six, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. […]

19November15: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Seven films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Charlie’s Angels Ernie & Joe: Crisis Cops To Kid or Not to Kid Mickey and the Bear The Portal Sequestrada The Warrior Queen of Jhansi Of these seven, so far I’ve seen […]

19November08: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Six films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Better Days Honey Boy  The Kingmaker Last Christmas My Home India Watson Of these six, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. [#] — [insert films] –is […]

19November01: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) One film either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Raise Hell  

19October25: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Six films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Harriet Queen of Hearts Serendipity Of these three, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. [#] — [insert films] –is a narrative feature. My Top Pick for […]

19October18: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Two films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Making Waves: The Art of Cinematic Sound Paradise Hills Of these two, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. [#] — [insert films] –is a narrative feature. […]

19October11: The FF2 Week in Review

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Ten films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: The Elephant Queen #FemalePleasure Fiddlin’ Gift Greener Grass Immortal Hero Maleficent: Mistress of Evil Serendipity Stuffed Unlikely Of these ten, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. […]

19October04: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Three films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: The Addams Family High Strung Free Dance The Sky is Pink Of these three, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. [#] — [insert films] –is a […]

19September27: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

Three films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Abominable  Anthropocene – The Human Epoch Sister Aimee Of these three, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. [#] — [insert films] –is a narrative feature. My Top Pick for September 27th (drumroll please!) is […]

19September20: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

Six films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Always In Season Britt-Marie Was Here The Game Changers Midnight Traveler Of these five, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. [#] — [insert films] –is a narrative feature. My Top Pick for September 20th […]

19September13: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Five films either written or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Another Day of Life Cracked Up  Hustlers  Monos Moonlight Sonata: Deafness in Three Movements Of these five, so far I’ve seen [#]. [#] — [insert films] — are docs. [#] — [insert […]

19Aug02: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Five films either written &/or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theatres this week: Coyote Lake Ladyworld The Nightingale Otherhood Them That Follow Of these five, unfortunately I have only been able ti see two so far. Both are The Nightingale and Otherhood are narrative features. […]

19July05: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) One film written &/or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: My Days of Mercy My Days of Mercy, a narrative feature, was the only film to come out in Manhattan this week. Luckily, I really liked it!

19June28: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Four films written &/or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: The Chambermaid Euphoria Killers Anonymous Ophelia Of these four, so far I seen three. All three–The Chambermaid, Euphoria and Ophelia are narrative features. My Top Pick for June 21st: It’s tough. I liked […]

19June21: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media) Five films either written &/or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theatres this week: The Edge of Democracy Ever After Holy Lands Toy Story 4 Wild Rose Of these five, so far I seen three. One– The Edge of Democracy— is a doc. Two– Holy Lands […]

19June14: The FF2 Week in Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

From Jan Lisa Huttner (Editor-in-Chief of FF2 Media LLC) Three films written &/or directed by women filmmakers opened in Manhattan theaters this week: Back to the Fatherland Being Frank Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes This week, because there were only three, I was able to see all three–meaning one feature (Being Frank) and the […]