coming of age

Culture

ten coming of age movies that defined 2018

Whether you're in the messy throes of adolescence or approaching your 70th birthday -- we all stand to learn something from the experiences of young people beamed onto our screens.
Douglas Greenwood
12.6.18
Culture

ten movies that tackled queerness in 2018

Once a breeding ground for stale stories we’d heard a thousand times before, 2018 proved that the movie theatre is being transformed into a beacon of hope for queer people everywhere.
Douglas Greenwood
12.4.18
Photography

a portrait of rural youth: a year spent documenting coming of age in the countryside

Photographer Tom Sloan shot the changing seasons across the cornfields of Norfolk.
Ryan White
11.15.18
Culture

why 'big mouth' is the best coming-of-age tv right now

There’s a reason why Harry Styles told Timothée Chalamet to watch this TV show.
Sam Moore
11.13.18
Culture

2018 is the year of the coming-of-age skate movie

Skate Kitchen, Mid90s and Minding the Gap are the films set to 360 pop shove it to the man for the rest of the summer.
Oliver Lunn
8.30.18
Fashion

what fashion creatives wore on their first day at college

Read these confessions, remember the dos and don’ts and let the classroom be your catwalk.
James Anderson
8.20.18
Culture

15 years after its release, ‘thirteen’ still holds up as a raw representation of teenhood

'No bra, no panties.'
Sadie Bell
8.20.18
Film

olivia milch breaks gender taboos in netflix's first female stoner comedy

"We so rarely get to see female stoners — or women smoking weed at all -- in film and television," says Olivia Milch.
Rachel Hodin
4.24.18
Film

zoey deutch plays an oversexed teen vigilante in this dark coming-of-age comedy

Flower is a powerful and hilarious take on the double standards attached to women's sexuality.
Sarah Gooding
3.20.18
Film

​get to know wes anderson’s favourite film: a cult coming-of-age gem from 70s britain

Wes Anderson called Melody "a forgotten, inspiring gem" -- and it inspired him to make Moonrise Kingdom.
Oliver Lunn
5.15.17
Film

eat me: dissecting cinema’s coming-of-age female cannibals

From Raw to The Lure, the coming-of-age cannibal is having a moment. But what does this say about society's view on girlhood and female sexuality?
Billie Brand
4.11.17
Culture

the most i-Conic coming of age couples

Our alternative to Valentines Day’s soppiness.
Tish Weinstock
2.14.17
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