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Romantic Comedy With High Stakes: An Interview with ‘Hysteria’ Director Tanya Wexler

Romantic comedy was once a noble genre, a place to work out not only will they or won’t they, but why or why not, and should they or shouldn’t they? The Lady Eve may be a goofy romp about a conwoman and her beer-heir mark, but Barbara Stanwyck and Henry Fonda’s spiky courtship is all [...]
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Tribeca Takeaway: Hysteria

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Hysteria, a movie from director Tanya Wexler, is currently screening at the Tribeca Film Festival before its theatrical release on May 18. The story, which is based on real-life events, centers on the 1880s-era doctor who invented t...

The First Digital Revolution Lesbian Directed Hysteria Hits Theaters

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When lesbian filmmaker Tanya Wexler heard about the treatment for female hysteria (i.e. orgasms) she says, “It made me laugh. I knew it was a story I had to tell.” Her new film, Hysteria, which premiers today, is a romantic comedy w...

Hysteria Director Tanya Wexler Talks Vibrators, Faking It, and Duck Sex

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Tanya Wexler on ‘Hysteria’ and the Plight of Female Filmmakers

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Director Tanya Wexler talks about making her new film, "Hysteria."

Sheril Antonio: Hysteria? Hysterical!

Entertainment : Huffington Post: Entertainment Blog

While Tanya Wexler's new film Hysteria is at times a hysterical romantic comedy, it also skillfully navigates important issues about class and medical practices in the 1880s, and takes a good look at women's rights in general.

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