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Director Rebekah Nelson On Making Films About Tough Subject Matters & Her Latest Project ‘The Shoulder’

Director Rebekah Nelson On Making Films About Tough Subject Matters & Her Latest Project ‘The Shoulder’

Right now there is a lot of focus on what is happening behind the scenes in Hollywood and the film industry at large, in the wake of explosive sexual assault […]

April 5, 2018 ×
Award-Winning Director Vanessa Parise On Diversity Initiatives & Gender Equality Behind The Camera

Award-Winning Director Vanessa Parise On Diversity Initiatives & Gender Equality Behind The Camera

Natalie Portman made headline news when she announced “And here are the all-male nominees” for the Best Director category at this year’s Golden Globe Awards. Emma Stone similarly caused a […]

March 19, 2018 ×
Director James Cameron On Creating Some Of The Most Iconic Female Characters In Film

Director James Cameron On Creating Some Of The Most Iconic Female Characters In Film

He may have a reputation for being difficult to work with on set despite claims he has “turned a new leaf” in recent years. And while many websites dedicate their […]

August 30, 2016 ×
Academy Award-Nominated Director Jessica Sanders On The Holocaust, Racism, & Steve Jobs

Academy Award-Nominated Director Jessica Sanders On The Holocaust, Racism, & Steve Jobs

We’ve reached a tipping point across America and indeed the world where tensions around race an identity are at an all-time high. During this current US presidential cycle, the issue […]

July 29, 2016 ×
Oscar Nom’d Director Ava DuVernay Hates Diversity…Here’s Why We Agree With Her

Oscar Nom’d Director Ava DuVernay Hates Diversity…Here’s Why We Agree With Her

Every year Elle Magazine holds its Women in Hollywood Awards where they honor the women both in front of and behind the camera who are pushing the needle in the […]

November 2, 2015 ×
Forget Bradley Cooper, Director Guillermo Del Toro Is Already Fighting The Wage Gap In Hollywood

Forget Bradley Cooper, Director Guillermo Del Toro Is Already Fighting The Wage Gap In Hollywood

We are well aware there are plenty of people who go around denying the wage gap exists, but with the scandalous Sony Leaks of 2014 which revealed significant pay disparity […]

October 30, 2015 ×
These 4 Rowers Are Set To Make History As The First Women To Cross The Pacific Ocean

These 4 Rowers Are Set To Make History As The First Women To Cross The Pacific Ocean

By Sarah Moshman Four women are rowing across the Pacific Ocean. Right now. It sounds crazy doesn’t it? But you read correctly – 4 women in their 20s, 30s and […]

September 28, 2015 ×
‘Inglourious Basterds’ Star-Turned-Director Melanie Laurent Releases 2nd Feature ‘Breathe’

‘Inglourious Basterds’ Star-Turned-Director Melanie Laurent Releases 2nd Feature ‘Breathe’

You may remember her as Shosanna Dreyfus in Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Inglourious Basterds’ for which she shared the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a cast with her co-stars. […]

August 28, 2015 ×
How Directing ‘House Of Cards’ Made Robin Wright Recognize Hollywood’s Gender Problem

How Directing ‘House Of Cards’ Made Robin Wright Recognize Hollywood’s Gender Problem

She plays one of the iciest, calculating and dangerous characters on TV, but actress Robin Wright’s Claire Underwood on ‘House of Cards’ couldn’t be further from who this bombshell is […]

August 19, 2015 ×
‘Ghostbusters’ Dir. Paul Feig Feels Guilty About The Lack Of Female Directors In Hollywood

‘Ghostbusters’ Dir. Paul Feig Feels Guilty About The Lack Of Female Directors In Hollywood

If only Hollywood contained more men like director Paul Feig… Or perhaps it does, but they are too scared to speak up in fear of rocking the boat or (shock […]

April 13, 2015 ×
Joss Whedon Discusses Male Feminism & Misogyny In The Wake Of #Gamergate

Joss Whedon Discusses Male Feminism & Misogyny In The Wake Of #Gamergate

We love Joss Whedon. Every woman should. Not just because he created one of the most kickass female on-screen superheroes of the millennial generation (Buffy the Vampire Slayer, duh!) but […]

November 25, 2014 ×
Dir. Rob Reiner Says Women Are More Evolved Than Men

Dir. Rob Reiner Says Women Are More Evolved Than Men

You may be familiar award-winning Hollywood director Rob Reiner’s films: ‘The Princess Bride’, ‘A Few Good Men’, ‘When Harry Met Sally’, and ‘This Is Spinal Tap’. In an interview with […]

July 15, 2014 ×
White, Male ‘Lego’ Movie Director Promises More Strong Females In Sequel

White, Male ‘Lego’ Movie Director Promises More Strong Females In Sequel

Ok we admit it, we didn’t go and see the ‘Lego’ movie because it wasn’t our thing. But there’s a VERY good chance we will see the sequel. Why? Because […]

April 16, 2014 ×
First Feature Film From Brunei ‘Yasmine’ Was Directed By A Woman

First Feature Film From Brunei ‘Yasmine’ Was Directed By A Woman

“Where on earth is Brunei?” you may be asking. It is a small country bordering Malaysia, and according to the UN, it boasts the second-highest standard of living in south-east […]

March 27, 2014 ×
Men vs Women In Film: A Study Of Sad Statistics That MUST Be Changed!

Men vs Women In Film: A Study Of Sad Statistics That MUST Be Changed!

There have been a fair few rumblings in the film industry where women in influential positions are speaking out in favor of more female involvement to balance out the scales. […]

December 4, 2013 ×