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The Birds Eye View festival celebrates the work of women in film, focusing both on new work and also celebrating work of female filmmakers from the archives.
This year's fesival runs from March 6 to 14 and feature some of the finest films from women filmmakers from the past 12 months, including the Oscar-nominated Persepolis and poignant comedy Caramel, which will be released across the UK this May.
View previous years coverage of the Birds Eye View festival:
Birds Latest Reviews
Sandrine Bonnaire documents the sad life of her autistic sister.
A girl's eye view of the Islamic Revolution in Iran.
A glimpse into the lives of five women working in and around a beauty salon in Beirut.
Documentary following the lives of children suffering severe emotional trauma.
Exploration of aristocratic fidelity in 18th Century France.
Speed dating for butterflies.
An unusual romance in Paris.
Coming of age drama about an intersex teen.
The difficulty of buying a birthday cake in Ramallah. Showing at EIFF - World Shorts 1
Birds Eye View Features
Casey Affleck liberated by ghosts Star talks Oscars, Rooney Mara and hiding under a sheet
In the city of the world's desire Ceyda Torun on KEDi, cats, femininity and the soul of Istanbul.
A nice cup of tea and a murder Jamie McKeller on The Book Club, legalising murder, serial killers and cake.
Completing the trip Bertrand Tavernier on Jacques Becker, Claude Sautet, Jean-Pierre Melville and his Journey Through French Cinema.
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