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Girl boss movies to Watch this International Women’s Day

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As females, we are sometimes underestimated with the capabilities we have up our sleeves. The 8th of March marks the celebration day of International Women’s Day. On this day, we all get to celebrate us women and all the achievements we’ve overcome throughout history.

Sometimes women can be too emotional or maybe even moody, at the end of the day, o matter what happens, women are powerful enough to pull through. Throughout the years, women have always been trying to prove how powerful and intellectual human beings we are and that we deserve to be appreciated as well as acknowledged.

With that said, here are a list of female empowering movies that have showed the true meaning behind the physical and mental strength as well as capabilities of women.

Erin Brokovich

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You guys definitely know the celebrity Julia Roberts who has played several moving roles throughout her career. In this movie, Julia, or in this case Erin Brokovich, truly showed how hardworking she was throughout the movie. Despite her background formal education in law, she was tremendous in building a solid case against the Pacific Gas and Electrical Company.  Based on a true story, Erin Brokovich tells the story of a persistent woman who will fight for what she wants!

 

Birds of Prey

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Birds of Prey is a movie you all deeply enjoyed, for sure. Not only is your favorite Harley Quinn starring in this sequel of Suicide Squad, but also because Harley plays a striking powerful role of a woman. Throughout the movie, Harley is filled with pure anger and sadness after breaking up with the joker and also for what she witnesses as a sequence of events throughout the movie. Her role baffled the audience with a sense of strength amongst women.

The Other Women

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On a funnier note, a comedy special starring the three beauty divas Carmen Diaz,Leslie Mann, and Kate Upton embark on an undercover journey together. The movie shows the three women who are all in th same relationship with the same man but he doesn’t know that they’ve caught him red handed. The girl unify again the man and show so much strength, love, and endurance as empowering women. At the end of the movie, they’ve achieved their dreams and were radiating with power.

 

The Devil Wears Prada

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All you chickas out there definitely know the girl boss movie the Devil Wears Prada that’s starring Anne Hathaway and Meryl Streep. This movie is the perfect example of a female workaholic and girl boss. Throughout the entire movie, Anne is pressured by having to juggle a million tasks at the same time from a strict boss who keeps ordering her around. Anne is the epiphany of patience because she endured so much in the end to achieve her dreams and she made it at the end of the day. Such an empowering and beautiful chick-flick!

 

Girl Boss

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Based on a hit bestseller, Girl Boss was created after author Sophia Amoruso’s book. Since it was a bestseller and was actually beneficial as encouragement for females, it was later on turned into a movie and tv show as well. Both tackle the hard life of a woman who is in the process of becoming a businesswoman and discovers a passion for fashion. As her business keeps growing, she learns how to cope with life and work, especially with her being her own boss. This movie truly has a powerful meaning behind it because many women are struggling at this age and time.

And there you have it folks! To enjoy and celebrate such an important day, gather round with your girlfriends and have a girl power movie night!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Oscars Will Be Held In-Person Telecast and Not Virtually

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According to a report from Variety, the Oscars 2021 will be held in-person telecast and not virtually!

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has pushed the 73rd Academy Awards ceremony to the 15th of April next year, because by spring the theaters would be open again; allowing more movies to compete in the awards.

“The Oscars in-person telecast will happen,” Variety said on Tuesday, quoting a representative from the Academy.

“The Academy has done a walkthrough of the Dolby recently to see all the multiple options,” the report added, citing an awards publicist familiar with the situation.

The academy will of course be forced to cut down the number of attendees.

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Catch The Arab Premiere For Short Movie Henet Ward During Cairo Film Festival

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Egypt’s short movie ‘Henet Ward’ will have its MENA premiere at Cairo Film Festival, where it will compete with other movies.

The movie has participated in more than 95 international festivals around the world in (50 different countries) including 20 festivals that qualify for the Oscar and BAFTA and the film has won 12 international awards since its world premiere in the official competition of the “Clermont Ferrand International Festival” in France.

The movie is directed by Murad Mostafa and will be competing in the Cairo Film Festival.

Henet Ward tackles the life of “Halima”, a Sudanese henna painter living in Egypt. She goes to one of Giza’s local areas to prepare a bride for her wedding and her 7 years old daughter “Ward” accompanies her and starts to wander around and discover the place.

The movie also stars Emad Goniem, Halima, and Hagar Mahmoud, among others.

The following are the screening times for the movie:

Arab premiere
Sunday December 6th | 3:30 PM | Hanager cinema hall in the Egyptian Opera House

Playback
Monday, December 7th | 1:00 PM | Odeon 2 cinema downtown

Share with us what you think of the movie when you catch the premiere!

 

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Egyptian DOP Ahmed Al Morsy Wins Two Awards From the Australian Cinematography Society

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Egyptian DOP Ahmed Al Morsy has won two prestigious awards from the Australian Cinematography Society (ACS) and with that, marking his third win in a row and bringing his total number of awards to nine since he joined as a member back in 2017.

Al-Morsy received the Golden Award of Corporate Branding and Advertising for his video “Same Great Feelings,” which he also directed for the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities in Egypt. He also won the Silver Award of John Bowring for Breaks and Promos for the Egyptian TV Channel Identity, where he used Ancient Egyptian Queen Nefertiti.

This win brings his total number of both international and regional awards to 22! An honorable achievement that he managed to do in the past 10 years.

These awards were granted for a number of his work including: Messages From The Sea (2010), The Party (2013), The Blue Elephant (2014), The Originals (2017), Diamond Dust (2018), and Blue Elephant: Dark Whispers, which generated more than EGP 102 million, making it the highest grossing film in the history of Egyptian cinema.

Al Morsy is a member of the Australian Cinematographers Society (ACS) and the Canadian Society of Cinematographers (CSC).

His latest work is the movie Al Aref: Awdat Younis, directed by Ahmad Alaa Aldeeb and starring Ahmed Ezz, the movie will release soon in cinemas.

 

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