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Watch: Indiewire Picks 8 of the Best Female Coming-Of-Age Films

Photo of Emily Buder By Emily Buder | Indiewire August 22, 2014 at 4:38PM

Here are some great moments from female coming-of-age indies that get to the heart of the comedy and strife of girlhood.
Beasts Of The Southern Wild

While Richard Linklater's "Boyhood" is emerging as one of the year's biggest indie hits, we got to thinking about girlhood. Transitioning from a girl to a young woman in contemporary society presents its own unique set of challenges, trials, and tribulations. The landscape of indie film is rife with these stories. 

This article is related to: Boyhood, Coming of Age, Clips, Fish Tank, Hanna

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