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

Women Directors

  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Women Directors: Meet Sydney Freeland

    "I was born and raised on the Navajo reservation, and growing up I never felt like I saw the people and places that I knew represented on film. On a really basic level, I just wanted to tell a story about those people that I knew and give them a chance to be represented on film."

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    TV: Six More Makers Docs to Air on PBS This Summer

    PBS will air six documentaries about women's progress in the divergent fields of war, space, comedy, business, Hollywood, and politics starting in June.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Women Directors: Meet Geetu Mohandas

    "The undercurrent of the narrative is very political. It talks about the plight of the migrant labourers and displacement. It talks about a sense of futility and anger against the system. The poor labourers are a mere statistic in India when a calamity or tragedy occurs, and these nameless people we...

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Trailer Watch: Freida Mock's Anita

    "Once I got subpoena'd, I knew what I had to do. I'm gonna tell what happened to me."

    Read More »
  • Indiewire
    1 comment
    tweet
    0

    Female Directors at Sundance Have a Long Way to Go, New Study Finds

    There has been no overall change in the number of female directors and producers at Sundance over the past decade, a new study commissioned by the Sundance Institute and Women in Film Los Angeles found.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Women Directors: Meet Rose McGowan

    "I'm fascinated by girl culture in this time period [the 1960s]. I wanted to explore what happens when societal expectations brainwash someone into ignoring their intuition. "

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance Women Directors: Meet Madeleine Olnek

    "The biggest misconception -- not just for me, but for other comedic filmmakers as well -- is that comedy can't be a profoundly meaningful experience. People tend to think of only dramas as meaningful, but just because something is presented with weight doesn't mean it has weight."

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Sundance's Women in Film Event Calls Out Hollywood Sexism, Awards $32k in Grants

    There was apparently one running theme at the eighth Women in Film panel hosted by the Sundance Film Festival: entrenched industry sexism. Director Rory Kennedy (Last Days in Vietnam) declared, "We live in a sexist world and Hollywood is at the heart of it."

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    3 comments
    tweet
    0

    No Meaningful Change Over Time in Female Filmmaker Participation at the Sundance Film Festival Among New Research Released Today at Sundance

    Women in Film and the Sundance Institute released the next stage of research on female filmmakers.

    Read More »
  • Women and Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Lynn Shelton's Laggies Sold at Sundance

    Two days after its Friday premiere at Sundance, The Hollywood Reporter revealed that director Lynn Shelton's arrested-development dramedy "Laggies" had been bought by A24.

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • A Charlie Brown Christmas "LMU" Mys ...Animation Scoop
  • Disney Special-TCMDisney (And Me) On TCMLeonard Maltin
  • Sony Hack Reveals the Insufferable Whiteness ...Shadow and Act