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Gender in speculative fiction - Wikipedia


Female characters in early science fiction films such as Barbarella ... of tough women in later science fiction embody women's fantasies of ...

Women in Science Fiction Film: A Viewer - Dean Conrad


Strictly speaking, we should be talking about the 'female' in science fiction film. ' Women' is too restrictive: the key character in 2010 is the computer SAL9000, ...

The Top 40 Kick-Ass Female Sci-Fi Characters - AfterEllen


May 15, 2013 ... From the women of Warehouse 13 to Star Trek to Doctor Who. ... Female Sci-Fi Characters from some of our favorite TV shows and movies.

10 wonderful women of sci-fi | BFI


Nov 4, 2016 ... For many, the first/definitive feminist sci-fi film is Lizzie Borden's Born ... by an earlier generation of women in sci-fi have failed to truly take hold.

Women In Sci-fi | The Mary Sue


Stop me if you've heard this one before: a Jewish actress, a Latina actress, and a black actress star in a mainstream sci-fi film... Wait. It's not a joke? This is real?

IMDb: Sci-Fi Features Directed by Women - a list by Markus ...


Sci-Fi Features Directed by Women. by Markus ... The Analog appears to be a woman of the age. ..... Bruce Campbell's Horror Film Festival 2016. a list of 23 ...

Sci-Fi Movie Women of the 80s | OMNI


Dec 27, 2015 ... In the 1980s the women of science fiction films broke this stereotype. From Star Wars' Carrie Fisher to Re-Animator's Barbara Crampton, these ...

International Women's Day: Why women can thrive in sci-fi - BBC.com


Mar 8, 2016 ... Female characters are often given a raw deal in action films - simply fulfilling the role of love interest or assistant - but the flexible rules of the ...

Sidelining Women in Contemporary Science-Fiction Film - Miranda


The present article examines the role and space given to women in contemporary science fiction films since the 1980s. While the character of Ripley in the Alien ...

Science fiction is no longer a boys' club - Salon.com


Aug 31, 2013 ... The most anticipated sci-fi films are still largely led by men, and when anyone claims Angelina Jolie is the most influential woman in sci-fi, ...