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Vancouver International Women in Film Festival preview

By Joanna Chiu

By Emily Yakashiro Did the lack of female nominees (other than lead and supporting actress, of course) at the Oscars get you down? Fortunately there are festivals/events that support and recognize the achievements of women filmmakers specifically. Right here in Vancouver, the 10th …

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4 Books By Canadian Women We Want to See Turned into Movies (and the Women who should Direct them)

By Joanna Chiu

This is the first post by WAM!Van’s new house blogger Emily Yakashiro, a Vancouver activist and editor of the blog,  The Closet Feminist. Stay tuned for more original media analysis from Canadian WAM! members. The Book: Salt Fish Girl by Larissa …

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Vancouver International Women in Film Festival preview

By Joanna Chiu

By Emily Yakashiro Did the lack of female nominees (other than lead and supporting actress, of course) at the Oscars get you down? Fortunately there are festivals/events that support and recognize the achievements of women filmmakers specifically. Right here in Vancouver, the 10th …

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