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    Director Jasmila Zbanic Is Wary of Quotas for Women Directors

    Award-winning Bosnian director Jasmila Zbanic used her time at the Femme du Cinema podium to argue for the need to divide public film funds equally among male and female directors.

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    10 Films from Women Directors, Screenwriters, or Stars Added to National Film Registry

    The National Film Registry has announced its 2013 list of "culturally, historically or aesthetically significant" films to be preserved by the Library of Congress, and 10 of its 25 selections were directed by, written by, or starred women.

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    Less than 10% of Oscar-Eligible Films Directed by Women

    Of the 289 films that qualify for Oscar consideration, a paltry 25, or 8.6%, were from female filmmakers.

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    Best Women Directed Documentaries of 2013

    This year saw the release of many wonderful docs, but five stood out to us as deserving of extra praise.

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    Infographic: Women and Hollywood - Better Luck Next Year...Or Next Decade

    Check out this original Women and Hollywood infographic to see how frustratingly little has changed in the film and TV industries for female creative talent.

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    Crosspost: Heroines of Cinema: An A to Z of Women in Film in 2013

    A mere sample of the films worth seeing, the talents worth tracking, the prejudices worth fighting, and the debates worth having if you care about women and their role in this simultaneously depressing and inspiring industry.

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    The Crash Reel Director Lucy Walker on Snowboarding and Simone de Beauvoir

    An in-depth interview with Oscar-nominated filmmaker Lucy Walker, whose latest documentary, 'The Crash Reel,' opens on December 13.

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    Quote of the Day: Manohla Dargis: "The Movie Industry is Failing Women"

    In response to the paltry showing of women directors among studio and indie films, New York Times chief film critic Manohla Dargis said, "The movie industry is failing women. And until the industry starts making serious changes, nothing is going to change."

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    Ava DuVernay to be Honored by Adrienne Shelly Foundation

    Ava DuVernay will receive the Adrienne Shelly Foundation's Third Annual Woman of Vision Salute.

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