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    Guest Post: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Gender Equality?

    As an Australian I've long believed that my home country's industry was a bit more progressive than America's. For instance, our homegrown annual awards formerly known as the Australian Film Institute Awards recognised their first female director winner way back in 1979 with Gillian Armstrong for th...

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    Headline of the Week: Where Are All the Women Directors?

    A story from the UK Telegraph entitled Where are All the Women Directors by David Gritten has been making its way around the internet over the last couple of days. On the surface the story doesn't really say anything new. It begins with a quote from Jessica Lange saying that there are very few goo...

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    Trailer Watch: A Teacher - Written and Directed by Hannah Fidell

    Hannah Fidell's A Teacher was a favorite at SXSW where Fidell won the Emergent Narrative Women Director Award at the festival.

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    Helen Hunt to Write, Direct, Produce and Star in Ride

    Helen Hunt is writing, directing, producing and starring in Ride. This will be her second directing gig following the 2007 film Then She Found Me.

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    Gwyneth Horder-Payton: A Woman Who Specializes in Directing Men

    At a panel of directors who work on FX shows at the Television Critics Association press tour in Los Angeles on Sunday, one of the reporters in the room asked newly-minted Directors Guild of America president Paris Barclay if he felt like he could detect his colleagues' fingerprints on episodes.

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    TIFF Announces Documentary Line Up

    Last week, the 2013 Toronto Film Festival began announcing it's line up. However that came with dismaying news for female directors--out of the 16 galas not one was directed by a woman. And of the 55 special films in the special presentations section, 8 were directed by women.

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    August Film Preview

    It's been a depressing summer for women at the box office but things are looking up...heading into August, there are a several great women centric, directed and written films to look forward including like Lake Bell's hilarious In a World... to one of our favorites from SXSW, Short Term 12 starring ...

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    Nine for IX: Swoopes Directed by Hannah Storm Premieres July 30

    Sheryl Swoopes is one of the greatest women's basketball players to have ever graced the court. Those early seasons after she had her son and she was playing on the Houston Comets when nobody paid attention to women's basketball were amazing.

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    Women Directed Documentaries on HBO's Fall Line Up

    HBO announced their Fall 2013 documentary line up and it's ruled by women directed features.

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    New Trailer Watch: After Tiller Directed by Martha Shane and Lana Wilson

    I saw After Tiller when it premiered at Sundance. It is a film that needs to be seen and is so relevant to our times and the continued assaults on women's reproductive freedom.

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