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Inspiring Women

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The amazing femme fatale; Lauren Bacall singing “How Little We Know” in the film “To Have and Have Not” from 1944 also starring Humphrey Bogart.

I just watched this film, as part of my filmstudies at Goldsmiths, and I can highly recommend it. It’s a 1966 Czech film directed by Věra Chytilová and considered a milestone of the Nová Vlna movement and the modern surrealist cinema. It’s about the life of two girls,…

Theda Bara was an American silent film actress – one of the most popular of her era, and one of cinema’s earliest sex symbols. Her femme fatale roles earned her the nickname “The Vamp”. The term “vamp” soon became a popular slang term for a sexually predatory woman.