Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Feminism

  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    LFF Women Directors: Meet Chika Anadu

    Chika Anadu's debut feature film, B For Boy, is in competition in the London Film Festival's first feature section. Having delivered two ambitious and acclaimed short films on a similar subject, Chika has delivered an incredibly bold, strong film about what it means to be a woman in modern day Niger...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    The 33rd Susan B. Anthony Awards

    Last night I was one of four people who received a Susan B. Anthony Award from the NYC chapter of the National Organization for Women.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    The Horror of Coming-of-Age: Subverting the Teen Girl Experience in Film

    Growing up can be a bit of a bloodbath for everyone, regardless of gender. And when it comes to how the actual gory details of the process are portrayed on film, young female characters don't often get the same freedom to explore the dark side of the process that young men do, unless you happen to b...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    Nicole Kidman Goes All Feminist at Variety Awards

    Nicole Kidman was honored at this year's Variety Power of Women awards for her work with UN Women to advance the rights of women and girls across the world.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Introducing October's Women and Horror Series

    I grew up being deathly afraid of horror movies. I'd flip quickly through channels that had anything horror related on to prevent nightmares.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Jane Fonda Will Receive AFI Lifetime Achievement Award

    Jane Fonda will be the 42nd recipient of the AFI Lifetime Achievement Award, the highest honor for a career in film.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    8 comments
    tweet
    0

    Quote of the Day: Jennifer Lawrence to Hollywood's Diet Police "Go F*** Yourself"

    In the upcoming November issue of Harper's Bazaar UK, Jennifer Lawrence speaks about the time she was labeled as "fat" by producers and told that if she didn't lose weight, she'd be risking her career.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Wonder Woman Fan Film Shows Up Hollywood

    With superheroes dominating the box office and pop culture landscape, it's simply astonishing that there hasn't been a female-lead film added the mix yet. While Marvel has a dearth of male superheroes at their fingertips, DC's most famous heroes are arguably Batman, Superman, and Wonder Woman.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    12 comments
    tweet
    0

    Natalie Portman Gives Some Real Talk About Feminist Portrayals in Hollywood

    Natalie Portman, in an interview for Elle UK, gave some surprisingly blunt real talk about what Hollywood considers feminist portrayals of female characters.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Pussy Riot's Nadezhda Tolokonnikova Goes on a Hunger Strike

    Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, one of the jailed members of Pussy Riot, has gone on a hunger strike to protest inhumane conditions in the prison that she is serving her sentence in.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Ranking the House Down: Our Squirrel .../Bent
  • Box Office Prediction & Analysis: "A ...Box Office Insider
  • Amy Berg'West Memphis Three' Director Amy Berg ...The Playlist