“Sensitive Cuties Is Just The Opposite Of What It’s Accused Of Doing” – A Subhash K Jha Review

“Sensitive Cuties Is Just The Opposite Of What It’s Accused Of Doing” – A Subhash K Jha Review Cuties (Netflix) Starring Fathia Youssouf as Amy, Médina El Aidi-Azouni as Angelica, Maïmouna Gueye as Mariam, Esther Gohourou as Coumba, Ilanah Cami-Goursolas as Jess, Myriam Hamma as Yasmine, ...

Does Netflix release 'Cuties' deserve the flak on sexualising young girls?

Does Netflix release 'Cuties' deserve the flak on sexualising young girls? Opinion'Cuties', a French drama that revolves around a group of pre-teen girls, ran into controversy recently as it was accused of sexualising them. Geetika MantriWhen I was around six or seven years ...

Netflix Apologizes for ‘Inappropriate’ ‘Cuties’ Poster Slammed for ‘Sexualizing’ Little Girls

Netflix Apologizes for ‘Inappropriate’ ‘Cuties’ Poster Slammed for ‘Sexualizing’ Little Girls Netflix has apologized for and withdrawn a poster for its upcoming coming-of-age drama “Cuties.” The artwork for the French-language film depicted four adolescent girls wearing revealing cheerleading ...

Netflix Apologizes for ‘Cuties’ Poster After Being Criticized for the ‘Inappropriate’ Sexualizing of Children

Netflix Apologizes for ‘Cuties’ Poster After Being Criticized for the ‘Inappropriate’ Sexualizing of Children Netflix has issued an apology for a poster for the film “Cuties” that was criticized online for sexualizing children. The French-African film from director and writer Maïmouna Doucouré has been ...

‘Cuties’ Just Want to Dance in First Trailer for Sundance Darling on Netflix (Video)

‘Cuties’ Just Want to Dance in First Trailer for Sundance Darling on Netflix (Video) The Sundance drama “Cuties” is a coming-of-age story about a girl from Senegal, but her story is a universal one that shows that we’d all rather dance than have to grow up and face the world. Netflix ...

First Trailer for French Film 'Cuties' About a Free-Spirited Dance Clique

First Trailer for French Film 'Cuties' About a Free-Spirited Dance Clique "What are you doing, Amy? Who are you, Amy?" Netflix has unveiled an official trailer for an indie film titled Cuties, which originally premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. The ...

‘Cuties’: Film Review

Eleven-year-old Senegalese immigrant Amy (Fathia Youssouf) reckons there are two ways to be a woman. Amy could mimic her mom (Maïmouna Gueye), a dutiful drudge with three kids and a husband who’s just ...

‘Cuties’ Review: Netflix Coming-of-Age Tale Goes for the Supernatural When Real Life Is Enough

Eleven-year-old Amy (a revelatory Fathia Youssouf Abdillah) already has an eye for petty misdeeds before falling in with the titular “cuties” of Maimouna Doucouré’s feature debut. The sweet, gangly ...

‘Cuties’ Film Review: Provocative Coming-of-Age Tale Makes for an Explosive Debut

‘Cuties’ Film Review: Provocative Coming-of-Age Tale Makes for an Explosive Debut A perfect illustration of growing up today, French director Maïmouna Doucouré’s spirited debut “Cuties” assesses the transition from childhood to adolescence by pointing its lens at an 11-year-old ...

Top 150 Most Anticipated Foreign Films of 2020: #90. Cuties – Maïmouna Doucouré

Cuties Winner of the Global Filmmaking Award at the Sundance Film Festival in 2017 for the screenplay of her first feature Cuties (Mignonnes), Maïmouna Doucouré reteamed with producer Bien ou Bien ...

Top 150 Most Anticipated Foreign Films of 2019: #92. Mignonnes – Maïmouna Doucouré

Mignonnes French director Maïmouna Doucouré won a Global Filmmaking Award at the Sundance Film Festival in 2017 for the screenplay of her first feature Mignonnes, which should be ready to premiere in ...