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A Woman Like Eve
Directed by Nouchka van Brakel • 1979 • Netherlands
Starring Monique van de Ven, Maria Schneider, Marijke Merckens
Acclaimed actors Monique van de Ven and Maria Schneider star in this groundbreaking work of lesbian cinema, in which a married woman embarks on an affair with another woman, with the consequence of losing her children. Directed by pioneering feminist filmmaker Nouchka van Brakel, this acclaimed art-house favorite was a major hit at LGBT film festivals and was the Dutch entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards.