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June 16, 2022
Lucia Small’s Film ‘Girl Talk’ Explores Gender Bias Within High School Debate Teams: ‘A Powerful Team With Powerful Girls’ Voices’

Filmmaker Lucia Small’s Girl Talk explores the microcosm of gender bias within high school debate competitions, following five girl debaters through their high school years.

September 25, 2022

Zaque Harig of Port Townsend Film Festival interviews director Lucia Small

GIRL TALK had its west coast premiere at Port Townsend Film Festival in September 2022.

July 29, 2022
Award-Winning Director Lucia Small Discusses Her New Documentary “Girl Talk”

Lyle Wiley of One Clap Speech and Debate interviews Lucia Small in his Season 4 series about Seeking Equality in Speech and Debate.

July 25, 2022
Five Docs Among Fest Highlights; Play it Again, Tim

Girl Talk”: Documentarian Lucia Small, whose work includes the first-rate “My Father the Genius” delivers another knockout.

April 29, 2022
‘Girl Talk’ challenges perceptions of girls’ voices in Massachusetts high school debate

On Sunday, Boston director Lucia Small, known for her first-person documentaries, premieres her film “Girl Talk” about the complex world of Massachusetts high school debate.

April 28, 2022
Consider This: ‘Girl Talk’ challenges perceptions of girls’ voices in Massachusetts high school debate

Consider This cohost Steve Brown speaks with WBUR contributing arts reporter Erin Trahan, who explains how this film deepens Small’s lifelong examination of the female experience.

April 21, 2022
This year’s IFFBoston showcases the best in new nonfiction films

“Local filmmaker Lucia Small’s funny, moving, and slyly incisive look at five female members of the Newton South debate team offers a microcosm of how women encountering patriarchal prejudice can fight back,” praises Peter Keough in the Boston Globe.

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