By Melanie Bell,Melanie Williams
British Women’s Cinema examines where of female-centred motion pictures all through British movie heritage, from silent melodrama and Forties dress dramas correct as much as the modern British ‘chick flick’.
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British Women's Cinema (British Popular Cinema) by Melanie Bell,Melanie Williams