for ‘Sight & Sound’, on Mexico’s female documentary-makers and the Oaxaca leg of the Ambulante film-festival

Published on: June 10th, 2016

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‘Mexico may not be the easiest country in which to be a woman, and its cinema’s pecking order is as macho as most. But at this year’s Ambulante touring documentary festival, half a dozen strong female-directed finds show the country’s subordinate sex finding its voice.’ (Sight & Sound intro by Nick Bradshaw)