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Ava DuVernay: Championing racial and gender equality in Hollywood | Cinema | Showcase

Ava DuVernay’s latest film, A wrinkle in Time, focuses on on a young and strong female character. At a time when racial and gender equality issues are front and centre in Hollywood, the award-winning director is showing the world how it should be done with films that actively bring out race and gender issues.

Annihilation: Alex Garland's female lead sci-fi | Cinema | Showcase

Annihilation: Alex Garland's female lead sci-fi | Cinema | Showcase

There’s a place for female filmmakers and it’s not Hollywood

There’s a place for female filmmakers and it’s not Hollywood

The rise of Bollywood in China | Cinema | Showcase

The rise of Bollywood in China | Cinema | Showcase

South Korea’s most-watched news broadcast has its first female anchor

South Korea’s most-watched news broadcast has its first female anchor

Ukraine War Fears: Is Escalation Out of Control?

Ukraine War Fears: Is Escalation Out of Control?

Should The Rich Get Taxed More?

Should The Rich Get Taxed More?

One Year On: President Biden's Successes and Failures

One Year On: President Biden's Successes and Failures

Mid-term Elections: Could Biden Become a 'Lame Duck President'?

Mid-term Elections: Could Biden Become a 'Lame Duck President'?

Should UK PM Boris Johnson Be Forced Out of Office?

Should UK PM Boris Johnson Be Forced Out of Office?

Poroshenko’s Return: Will Ukraine’s Internal Divide Compromise National Unity?

Poroshenko’s Return: Will Ukraine’s Internal Divide Compromise National Unity?

New US Envoy Heads to the Horn of Africa

New US Envoy Heads to the Horn of Africa

Is Anwar Raslan Verdict a Step Towards Justice for Syrians?

Is Anwar Raslan Verdict a Step Towards Justice for Syrians?

Calm After the Storm: What's Next for Kazakhstan?

Calm After the Storm: What's Next for Kazakhstan?

Russia-Ukraine Tensions: Can Diplomacy De-escalate the Situation?

Russia-Ukraine Tensions: Can Diplomacy De-escalate the Situation?

20 Years On: What Will It Take to Close Guantanamo Bay?

20 Years On: What Will It Take to Close Guantanamo Bay?

France's EU Presidency: Will Macron's Domestic Objectives Shape His EU Agenda?

France's EU Presidency: Will Macron's Domestic Objectives Shape His EU Agenda?

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