Tomboy

My Daughter, the Anti-Princess

Claire Gillespie | Posted 26.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Claire Gillespie

Does it bother me that my daughter doesn't join in when the other little girls are playing house? Not for a second. She's over with the boys, running faster and jumping higher than she ever would with Cinderella slippers on. In any case, she'll always be a princess in my eyes. A tangled-haired, grubby-faced, puddle-stomping, world-conquering princess.

"Don't Kill Your Own Spiders...."

Michelle Stonehill | Posted 24.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Michelle Stonehill

How are we bringing up our daughters? Do we pass on gender expectations and stereotypes even when we believe in equality?

Playing Happy Families: Tomboy DVD Release

Susannah Straughan | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Entertainment
Susannah Straughan

With her cropped blonde hair, baggy T-shirt and shorts, 10-year-old Laure (Zoé Héran) looks like the older brother of six-year-old Jeanne (the gorgeous Malonn Lévana). When the family moves to a new apartment in the suburbs of Paris, a bored Laure watches kids from the estate playing nearby and longs to join in.