StAIGS FEMINIST FILM SERIES S2 Screening: Mary Jane’s Not a Virgin Anymore
StAIGS FEMINIST FILM SERIES
Semester 2 – 2020
The mission of the StAIGS Feminist Film Series is to de-canonise and decolonise film and cinema content outreach whilst spotlighting female, POC, and LGBTQIA filmmakers. The series aims to provide a space to view the work of overlooked creatives and hold critical discussions on issues related to gender and beyond.
Film: Mary Jane’s Not a Virgin Anymore
Director: Sarah Jacobson
US | 1996 | 95 minutes | English
Hosted by: Dr Connor McMorran, Department of Film Studies
A high schooler from suburbia gets in touch with her sexuality while working at a dingy movie theatre in the city, in Sarah Jacobson’s much overlooked riot grrrl, counter-culture, slacker comedy.