girlhood

Culture

photographs that chronicle the highs and lows of being a teenage girl

In a new photobook Becoming the Woman You'd Want Me to Be, California-born photographer, director and Art Hoe curator Jheyda McGarrell documents her teenage years. Fast approaching her 20th birthday, here she offers us a guide to growing up.
Jheyda McGarrell
11.17.17
Culture

from girlhood to womanhood, chloe sheppard comes of age with a nostalgic exhibition

The night before her 21st birthday, the British photographer and chronicler of all things girl looks back at the work that defined her youth.
Tish Weinstock
5.24.17
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
Film

how the paris riots inspired houda benyamina's cannes winning triumph

In Divines, the French-Moroccan director’s vision of Parisian estates explores gender, identity and meaning in life below the poverty line.
Colin Crummy
11.21.16
Culture

photographs of girlhood that'll leave you feeling nostalgic

Photographer Ophelie Rondeau shares her views on the power of the female gaze and why we need to see more women behind the camera.
Tish Weinstock
10.4.16
Culture

​photographing girl culture at the turn of the 21st century

Lauren Greenfield’s new photobook Girl Culture is a celebration of girlhood in America at the turn of the 21st century.
Oliver Lunn
8.30.16
Film

karidja touré had a girlhood to remember

Thrust into the limelight and raring to go after her unforgettable performance in Girlhood, meet bright-spark French actress, Karidja Touré.
Felicity Kinsella
9.8.15
Film

karidja touré shines bright in céline sciamma’s girlhood

The 21 year old star of the gritty French female centric film talks about her first acting role and lip syncing to Rihanna.
Colin Crummy
5.7.15
News

watch the exclusive new trailer for coming-of-age tale girlhood here

Get the first look at the UK trailer for Céline Sciamma’s snapshot of Parisian teen friendship
Colin Crummy
4.10.15