Some women’s sport documentaries and films to add to your must watch list

Keen to discover some documentaries and films that focus on women in sport? We’ve got you covered! It’s no surprise that alongside low mainstream media representation, there are very few sporting documentaries featuring women.  ESPN’s 30 for 30 series is a highly regarded format for sporting documentaries and has produced over 100 films. Only 4% …

Siren’s 2021 Top Ten

As we approach the end of the year, we are celebrating by looking back at the ten most popular pieces Siren Sport published in 2021. It’s been another big year for Siren Sport as we continue to grow and cover more sports, more stories, and amplify more diverse voices! We’re excited to share with you …

Rising Phoenix: redefining superhero

Recently Netflix released a documentary focused on Paralympians and their stories. Rising Phoenix documents some powerful athletes and for Brielle Quigley, redefined the word superhero. I’ve never really understood the hype around superhero movies. While my friends rushed to see the latest highly anticipated Marvel film in a string of highly anticipated Marvel films, I …

Review: Beyond The Boundary

Sarah Burt reviews Netflix’s cricket documentary Beyond the Boundary with one big question: can it be both a light and a lesson for women’s sport? What do you get when you cross two Perrys and one hundred dancing cricket bats? Apparently a five-month lockdown and a ban on all live sports… and a documentary full …