Post Tagged with: "women in film"

This Week On Seed & Spark – Female-Driven Campaigns To Support & Content To Stream

This Week On Seed & Spark – Female-Driven Campaigns To Support & Content To Stream

New series alert! We’re excited to announce a new ongoing collaboration with crowdfunding and content streaming platform Seed & Spark. Seed & Spark is an entertainment platform built to increase representation […]

January 22, 2018 ×
Ela Thier’s ‘Tomorrow Ever After’ Film Looks At Current-Day America From 600 Years In The Future

Ela Thier’s ‘Tomorrow Ever After’ Film Looks At Current-Day America From 600 Years In The Future

We’re knee-deep in turbulent political times here in the United States, an indeed around the world. As we wake up each day, scroll through our Twitter feeds and wonder what […]

December 21, 2017 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Women In Film “Flip The Script” & Miss Eaves Celebrates “Thunder Thighs”

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Women In Film “Flip The Script” & Miss Eaves Celebrates “Thunder Thighs”

YAS QUEENS! You better believe it’s Feminist Friday, and this week’s edition of our ongoing series sharing our favorite videos of the moment are undeniably packed with some high caliber […]

June 16, 2017 ×
Women Take The Lead On-Screen & Behind The Scenes In New Indie Film ‘The Wedding Invitation’

Women Take The Lead On-Screen & Behind The Scenes In New Indie Film ‘The Wedding Invitation’

It’s being described as ‘Bridesmaids’ meets ‘Sex And The City’, and if that’s not enough to make you immediately make plans to watch indie rom-com ‘The Wedding Invitation’, which is […]

June 14, 2017 ×
F-Rated – The New IMDB Classification Rating Films According To Women’s Involvement

F-Rated – The New IMDB Classification Rating Films According To Women’s Involvement

If you’re familiar with the numerous articles we’ve written about the lack of equality for women and minorities both behind and in front of the camera in the film industry, […]

April 25, 2017 ×
NYC Mayor’s Office Launches Initiative To Increase Representation Of Women In Film & TV

NYC Mayor’s Office Launches Initiative To Increase Representation Of Women In Film & TV

The New York City mayor’s office has launched a groundbreaking initiative that is aimed at increasing the representation of women in film and TV. It is being described as a […]

November 7, 2016 ×
Quadruple Threat Mary Bonney Talks To Us About Her New Web Series ‘Break: The Musical’

Quadruple Threat Mary Bonney Talks To Us About Her New Web Series ‘Break: The Musical’

We talk a lot about the blatant inequality, sexism and discrimination in Hollywood, as shared by many who work in the industry. Whether it is Jennifer Lawrence or Robin Wright […]

October 11, 2016 ×
LUNAFEST Short Film Festival Celebrates Its 16th Year Supporting The Work Of Female Filmmakers

LUNAFEST Short Film Festival Celebrates Its 16th Year Supporting The Work Of Female Filmmakers

The Lunafest short film festival has just celebrated its 16th as one of the only American film festivals geared toward promoting the work of female filmmakers. At a special screening […]

October 7, 2016 ×
‘Below Her Mouth’ Dir. April Mullen Talks About The Female Gaze & Working With An All-Female Crew

‘Below Her Mouth’ Dir. April Mullen Talks About The Female Gaze & Working With An All-Female Crew

She may not be a household name in the film industry yet, but hold onto your hats because ‘Below Her Mouth’ has just firmly cemented April Mullen into the category […]

October 3, 2016 ×
Helen Mirren Says Women Today Are Beneficiaries Of What The OG Feminists Fought For

Helen Mirren Says Women Today Are Beneficiaries Of What The OG Feminists Fought For

Dame Helen Mirren is certainly not one to mince words. The celebrated and award-winning actress has seen success throughout multiple decades of her life, making her somewhat of an anomaly. […]

August 2, 2016 ×
Bulgarian Writer/Dir. Maya Vitkova Talks Democracy, Women In Film & Her Debut Feature ‘VIKTORIA’

Bulgarian Writer/Dir. Maya Vitkova Talks Democracy, Women In Film & Her Debut Feature ‘VIKTORIA’

It has been described as “one of the great films about a woman, by a woman” by Richard Brody from the New Yorker. And for her feature film debut as […]

June 10, 2016 ×
Emma Watson Interviewing Geena Davis About Gender Equality In Hollywood Is Everything!

Emma Watson Interviewing Geena Davis About Gender Equality In Hollywood Is Everything!

She has interviewed Tom Hanks, feminist author Bell Hooks and even Malala Yousafzai. But finally, British actress Emma Watson got a one-on-one with Geena Davis as part of her year-long […]

May 24, 2016 ×
How ‘Joy’ Rewrote The “Damsel In Distress” Trope In Film – She Became Her Own Hero

How ‘Joy’ Rewrote The “Damsel In Distress” Trope In Film – She Became Her Own Hero

When it comes to fictional characters on screen, it’s easy to see how females are coming out on top if you look at some of the biggest films of the […]

January 12, 2016 ×
Jessica Chastain Pens Essay On The Importance Of More Women In The Film Industry

Jessica Chastain Pens Essay On The Importance Of More Women In The Film Industry

When women are inspired and emboldened, they change the world. From the set of her latest movie ‘The Zookeeper’s Wife’ in Prague, actress Jessica Chastain wrote an essay for The […]

December 22, 2015 ×
Major Australian Film Organization Screen NSW Announces A 50/50 Gender Equality Initiative

Major Australian Film Organization Screen NSW Announces A 50/50 Gender Equality Initiative

It seems Hollywood isn’t the only film industry struggling with a gender problem, where studies show women are at a disadvantage in a huge way both behind the scenes in […]

December 3, 2015 ×