Courtisane festival, notes on cinema, 23nd edition, 27 - 31 March 2024
A League of Their Own
During World War II, American women worked in many fields previously dominated by men - professional baseball included. Marshall’s fictional team the Rockford Peaches brings together an array of women who play hard, including rivalrous farm sisters Dottie and Kit, who gets traded to another team. Sisterhood, however, wins in every frame.