The films by these five young, plucky filmmakers from Pakistan, Iran, Mexico, China and Palestine are challenging conventions.
Götz Von Berlichingen was a complex character but also the product of a fractious time, a figure who transcends good and evil stereotypes.
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'Captain Marvel' opens on March 8, coinciding with International Women's Day.
'Period. End of sentence', the film which won an Oscar earlier this week, highlights prejudices against menstruating women in India.
The film glosses over the era's homophobia and how Mercury, who tested HIV positive, dealt with it.
In most cases, Asian characters are nerdy, black men are dangerous and Latinos are fiery.