Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Statistics

  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Geena Davis Speaks About the Lack of Opportunities for Women in Hollywood at the MPAA

    Last week, in a conversation with Rep. Rosa DeLaura, D-Conn., Geena Davis spoke to the Motion Picture Association of American about the lack of opportunities and the dismal statistics for women working in Hollywood. Davis touched upon many topics including ageism in Hollywood and citing her own expe...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    5 comments
    tweet
    0

    Females Make Up Only 22% of Top Film Critics

    In a new study released today by the Center for Study of Women in Television and Film, the stats about female critics at the top sites, newspapers and outlets shows that the business is still very male centric.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    British Study Shows Older Women are Pushed Off Screen

    A British study showed that as women television hosts age, they are increasingly pushed off screen. The study, which looked at BBC, Sky, ITN and Channel 5, tallied that out of 481 presenters at all the networks only 26 women over 50 are regularly on screen.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Why Women in Power Positions Matter

    While we are stil digesting the bad news from yesterday with the release of statistics on the low amount of women onscreen in films, TV continues to be the bright spot regarding women's representation onscreen. But as the film study showed, having women in leadership behinds the scenes matters to w...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    4 comments
    tweet
    0

    The Backlash Continues: Women Onscreen Falls to a Five Year Low

    Make no mistake about it, no matter what you read or what people try and make you believe, things are not all roses and candy for women onscreen or behind the scenes in hollywood.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Watch This: Ron Charles "Explains" Women's Fiction

    Watch The Washington Post's book critic, Ron Charles hilariously satirize the idea of "women's fiction." He brings light to the sexism embedded within criticism and the truly horrendous VIDA statistics.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    CinemaCon Holds Panel on Women and the Box Office

    Last week at CinemaCon, they held a panel about women and the box office. Moderated by The Hollywood Reporter's Editorial Director, Janice Min, the panel touched upon the depressing statistics for female leads in films even though women drive much of the box office business.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Infographic: Where are the Women Directors?

    Infographic: Where are the Women Directors?

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    Cross Post: Some Depressing Stats about Female Comedy Directors

    Last week, I wrote about how rare it is to be a female director especially a female comedy director. Well, we decided to do some research and find out exactly how rare it is - here are the results.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    6 comments
    tweet
    0

    WGA Releases Annual Writing Report And Women Make Small Progress

    The Writers Guild West released its annual diversity report on the status of women, minority and older writers. Hollywood continues to make incremental, pathetic, baby steps towards diversity. The numbers show that in a little over a decade from 1999 to 2011, women have increased their positions j...

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Best TrailersThe 13 Best Movie Trailers Of 2014The Playlist
  • Trailer Watch: Kate Winslet Designs ...Women and Hollywood
  • Review: 'Tales of the Grim Sleeper' ...Shadow and Act