Celebrating Women

With Women of the World Festival and International Women’s Day coming up, we are celebrating brilliant women in all walks of life. Library members can use Indieflix for free, with thousands of films and TV shows available for streaming.

The Life and Times of Frida Kahlo (2004) directed by Amy Stechler

Mexican painter, Frida Kahlo is known around the world for her self-portraits. This fascinating documentary delves into the details of her life.

True Women (1997) directed by Karen Arthur

A saga of love, war and adventure, True Women follows three female characters across five decades of the history of Texas, from the Texas Revolution to the Civil War.

Imagine I'm Beautiful (2014) directed by Meredith Edwards

It is a fine line between self-invention and destruction in this beautiful film which examines the psyches of friends, Lana and Kate.

The Juniper Tree (1990) directed by Nietzchka Keene

Two sisters flee their homeland in Iceland when their mother is killed for practising witchcraft. Starring singer, Björk, this is a haunting and deeply moving film.

Adri (2012) directed by Estíbaliz Urresola

Adri is a champion swimmer, but only days before her regional swimming contest, everything is threatened and she has to make an important decision.

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