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    Report From London: Women Directors and Screenwriters in Decline According to New BFI Statistics

    The BFI's Stats Yearbook for 2013 was published this week and provides an unsettling wake up call for women working as screenwriters and directors in the UK.

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    Natalie Portman to Direct, Write and Star in A Tale of Love and Darkness

    Natalie Portman just received a grant from the Jerusalem Film Fund to write, direct and star in an adaptation of Amos Oz's memoir, A Tale of Love and Darkness.

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    Toronto International Film Festival Announces Galas and Special Presentations for 2013

    This morning the folks at the Toronto Film Festival rolled out the beginning of the line-up -- the galas and the special presentations. These are the film where we see the biggest directors and actors and also get a first glimpse of the potential Oscar candidates in the mix.

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    Sticking Together

    Having recently completed my first feature film, Arcadia, I'm occasionally asked in q&a's what my experience has been directing a feature as a woman. In truth, I don't often consciously think of myself in terms of my gender - growing up with two sisters and a brother, I was never taught that my pote...

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    Sony Pictures Classics Only Counting on Women for Austenland

    Sony Pictures Classics (SPC) has made a calculated decision that the audience for the upcoming Jerusha Hess (who co-wrote Napoleon Dynamite) directed film will be predominantly women. They are so sure of the decision that their marketing plan is focused only on women.

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    Celebrate the 18th Anniversary of Amy Heckerling's Clueless

    I remember watching Clueless for the first time when I was in 5th grade. It was immediately my favorite movie because I wanted all of Cher's clothes, her electronic wardrobe and thought Paul Rudd was super dreamy.

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    Outfest Review Roundup: Road Trips, True Love and Iconic Queer Memoirs

    This year's Outfest Los Angeles has yet again proven why they are one of the best LGBT film festivals in the country. They've had a spectacular line up of LGBT films including a few we covered at Sundance -- Stacie Passon's excellent Concussion and Martha Shane and Lana Wilson's documentary After Ti...

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    Weekly Update July 19th: Women Centric, Written and Directed Films Playing Near You

    Weekly Update July 19th: Women Centric, Written and Directed Films Playing Near You

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    2013 Emmy Nominated Women React to Nominations

    As we reported yesterday, the caliber, talent and diversity of women nominated for the 2013 Emmy Awards is incredible. We have writers and directors like Lena Dunham and Allison Anders earning nominations hoping to chip away at the dismal numbers for women in those categories.

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    Guest Post: There She Is: From Festival Rejections To Online Success

    After my co-director and I started submitting There She Is to festivals, we received countless rejections. We knew a 20-minute short about plus size pageant queens might be hard to program, but believed in the film and wanted people to see it.

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