To coincide with International Women's Day in March, we're screening a season celebrating exceptional women, presented by Vogue Australia.
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SBS Film

17 Feb 2011 - 4:46 PM  UPDATED 26 Feb 2014 - 4:09 PM

Wednesday Mar 2, 10:05pm
A Mighty Heart
(2007)
Director: Michael Winterbottom
Starring: Angelina Jolie, Dan Futterman, Archie Panjabi

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Saturday Mar 5, 10:05pm

Female Agents
(2008)
Director: Jean-Paul Salomé
Starring: Sophie Marceau, Marie Gillain, Deborah Francois

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Wednesday Mar 9, 10:05pm
Water(2005)
Director: Deepa Mehta
Starring: Sarala, Lisa Ray, John Abraham

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Saturday Mar 12, 10:05pm
Brick Lane
(2007)
Director: Sarah Gavron
Starring: Tannishtha Chatterjee, Satish Kaushik, Christopher Simpson

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Wednesday Mar 16, 10:05pm
Vera Drake
(2004)
Director: Mike Leigh
Starring: Imelda Staunton, Eddie Marsan, Lesley Manville

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Saturday Mar 19, 10:05pm
Volver
(2006)
Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Starring: Penélope Cruz, Carmen Maura, Lola Dueñas

Wednesday Mar 23, 10:05pm
Kings and Queen
(2004)
Director: Arnaud Desplechin
Starring: Emmanuelle Devos, Mathieu Amalric, Catherine Deneuve

Saturday Mar 26, 10:00pm
La Vie en Rose
(2007)
Director: Olivier Dahan
Starring: Marion Cotillard, Gérard Depardieu, Sylvie Testud

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Wednesday Mar 30, 10:05pm
Away From Her
(2006)
Director: Sarah Polley
Starring: Julie Christie, Gordon Pinsent, Michael Murphy

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