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    Cross-Post: We are the 40%!

    Last week, a chart appeared on the popular screenwriting website Go Into the Story analyzing gender inequity among spec script sales in the American entertainment business. The figures not only show a stark disparity between the sexes but also a steady decline in spec sales among women from 14% in t...

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    Trailer Watch: Just Like a Woman - Written by Joelle Touma and Marion Doussot

    Just Like a Woman, written by Joelle Touma and Marion Doussot, follows two friends--Marilyn (Sienna Miller) and Mona (Golshifteh Farahani) who are both dealing with some upheavals in their lives. The pair decides to travel from their home of Chicago to Santa Fe to compete in a bellydancing competiti...

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    Weekly Update for June 21: Women Centric, Directed and Written Films Playing Near You

    Weekly Update for June 21: Women Centric, Directed and Written Films Playing Near You

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    The Spec Scripts and Women

    The folks over at Go Into the Story, the official Screenwriting blog of The Black List took a look at the gender divide in the world of spec scripts. Major props to Susana Orozco for doing the research for the last 20 years.

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    Sam Taylor-Johnson Will Direct Fifty Shades of Grey

    We've reported a lot about the upcoming Fifty Shades of Grey adaptation--we were a little wary about the producing team, Dana Brunetti and Michael De Luca, from The Social Network working on the film but then we were excited that they picked screenwriter, Kelly Marcel, to adapt the book for the scre...

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    Weekly Update June 14: Women Centric, Directed and Written Films Playing Near You

    Weekly Update June 14: Women Centric, Directed and Written Films Playing Near You

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    Marti Noxon to Write Tomb Raider Reboot

    Former Buffy The Vampire Slayer writer, Marti Noxon, has been brought in to write the script for MGM's Tomb Raider reboot.

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    The Bling Ring - Written and Directed by Sofia Coppola

    The Bling Ring may be the most anxiety producing film I have ever seen. I sat raptly watching it with deep concern over the state of young people today. Thankfully, I was with two young women who are interns for the Athena Film Festival, who were by the way also very anxious, and they both assured...

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    Trailer Watch: In A World... Written, Directed and Starring Lake Bell

    Lake Bell's directorial debut came out strong from Sundance with great reviews and winning the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award. Finally, we've now got a trailer for the film.

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    Lauren Graham Adapting Her Novel into TV Series

    Actress Lauren Graham (Parenthood, The Gilmore Girls) is adapting her bestselling debut novel, Someday, Someday, Maybe into a television series. Graham recently closed a deal with Ellen DeGeneres' A Very Good Production and Warner Bros TV for the series adaptation of the novel which she will write.

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