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Girl on a Mission

Director Sarah Moshman Shares Her Success Secrets, From Fundraising To Netflix Distribution, In New Book

Director Sarah Moshman Shares Her Success Secrets, From Fundraising To Netflix Distribution, In New Book

If you have been a GTHQ reader for a while, you already know how much we love award-winning documentary director Sarah Moshman. From ‘The Empowerment Project’, a film about trailblazing […]

Interviews

‘Black Boys’ Dir. Sonia Lowman On The Urgency Of Racial Justice & Documentary Being A Vehicle For Change

‘Black Boys’ Dir. Sonia Lowman On The Urgency Of Racial Justice & Documentary Being A Vehicle For Change

With 2020 bringing conversations about systemic racial injustice to the forefront of America’s collective consciousness in a very startling way, in light of the heinous murders of George Floyd and […]

Entertainment

Olympic Gymnast Stripped Of Her Gold Medal In 2000 Seeks Answers, In Eye-Opening New Documentary

Olympic Gymnast Stripped Of Her Gold Medal In 2000 Seeks Answers, In Eye-Opening New Documentary

It is the news that no Olympic athlete ever wants to hear – that they have been found with a banned substance in their body. For those who have won […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY Watch Acclaimed Documentaries By & About Extraordinary Women From Around The Globe In June

FEMINIST FRIDAY Watch Acclaimed Documentaries By & About Extraordinary Women From Around The Globe In June

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That time of the week where we gather around our virtual campfires and fangirl over a handful of video content we can’t get […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: 3 Social Change Short Documentaries Made By Girls, For Girls, About Girls

FEMINIST FRIDAY: 3 Social Change Short Documentaries Made By Girls, For Girls, About Girls

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column! That time of the week where we sit back and consume our fave videos we can’t get enough of. Centered around an intersectional feminist […]

Causes

New Documentary Goes Beyond The #MeToo Headlines Sharing A Series Of Powerful, Personal Stories

New Documentary Goes Beyond The #MeToo Headlines Sharing A Series Of Powerful, Personal Stories

We’ve all seen the headlines, heard the allegations, and been part of the collective anger and pain that the #MeToo movement has unearthed over the past few years. While the […]

Feminism

A still image from the 'Untouchable' trailer of actress Rosanna Arquette (Hulu originals). Note: we did not want to put an image of Harvey Weinstein as the lead picture for this article for obvious reasons.

FEMINIST FRIDAY: ‘Untouchable’ Documentary Giving Voice To The Women Who Brought Down Harvey Weinstein

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column! That time of the week where we depart from our regular scheduled content and gather around to fangirl over our fave videos of the […]

Interviews

'Before Stonewall' poster

Newly-Restored, Award-Winning Film ‘Before Stonewall’ Takes Us Through An Important LGBTQ History Timeline

Every June we celebrate Pride month, and in 2019 it’s extra special because it also coincides with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, where it all began. While there […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Female-Focused Films That Premiered And Won Big At The Sundance Film Festival

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Female-Focused Films That Premiered And Won Big At The Sundance Film Festival

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column! That part of the week where we gather around a handful of videos we are crushing on at the moment. This week we’re checking […]

Interviews

Producers Of HBO’s ‘Stolen Daughters: Kidnapped By Boko Haram’ Talk Us Through Their Filming Process

Producers Of HBO’s ‘Stolen Daughters: Kidnapped By Boko Haram’ Talk Us Through Their Filming Process

It was one of the biggest news stories of 2014 with a viral hashtag that carried the story around the world on social media. When 276 Nigerian school girls were […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Celebrating The Record No. Of LGBTQ Candidates Running For Office & Winning

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Celebrating The Record No. Of LGBTQ Candidates Running For Office & Winning

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column, our fave way to end the week by highlighting a collection of videos and trailers that we can’t get enough of. As always, we […]

Boys We Like, Interviews

‘Liberated: The New Sexual Revolution’ Docu Explores Youth Coming-Of-Age In The Hookup Culture

‘Liberated: The New Sexual Revolution’ Docu Explores Youth Coming-Of-Age In The Hookup Culture

It is a documentary that everyone, whether you are a parent of college-aged kids or a college student yourself, needs to watch. Available now on Netflix, Benjamin Nolot’s ‘Liberated: The […]

Editors Blog

Our Editor-In-Chief Has Launched A Very Important Reproductive Rights Documentary Project!

Our Editor-In-Chief Has Launched A Very Important Reproductive Rights Documentary Project!

ICYMI, we recently announced we are making some changes at GirlTalkHQ. Read the full post here for more. But don’t worry, we are still in full operation mode, and are […]

Feminism

Abbey Adkinson

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Bustle Launches Web Series Showcasing Leading Female Political Voices

It wouldn’t be a Friday without a good dose of feminism! Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, that part of the week where we get to fangirl over a […]

Interviews

Award-Winning Bolivian Filmmaker Violeta Ayala Using Storytelling As A Weapon Of Truth

Award-Winning Bolivian Filmmaker Violeta Ayala Using Storytelling As A Weapon Of Truth

In an age of #resistance in the era of Trump and his cries of “fake news”, filmmakers, artists, storytellers and creatives have become a powerful vehicle for truth. However, these […]