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 …

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

By Megan Brewer With all the anticipation and hype around the new documentary, The Last Dance we thought it would be a great time to look at some documentaries and films that focus on women in sport. It’s no surprise that alongside low mainstream media representation, there are very few sporting documentaries featuring women.  ESPN’s …