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Willow Maclay

Willow Maclay is a freelance writer based in St. John's, Newfoundland. She has written for Cleo Journal, Movie Mezzanine, The Vulgar Cinema and her own blog, Curtsies and Hand Grenades. She has been writing film reviews since she was 13 years old after discovering Rotten Tomatoes. Her biggest interests are how film, feminism, gender theory, and queer theory intersect within cinema. Her favourite movie is The Red Shoes.

Women in Revolt Movie Essay - 1971 Paul Morrissey Film

Lust, Caution: Paul Morrissey’s ‘Women in Revolt’

“‘Women in Revolt’ stands in defiance of the majority of transgender-specific cinema…”

Lust, Caution: Barbara Hammer’s ‘Nitrate Kisses’

Lust, Caution is a bi-monthly series of essays that examines films within the label of “queer cinema.”