Post Tagged with: "director"

Director Sarah Moshman On Motherhood, Feminism & Tackling Sexual Harassment In Her New Film

Director Sarah Moshman On Motherhood, Feminism & Tackling Sexual Harassment In Her New Film

This is the third article in a new series we recently launched called Today’s Wonder Women – designed to celebrate the inspiring, impactful, empowering and extraordinary things ordinary women are […]

December 3, 2018 ×
‘City Of Joy’ Docu Follows An Unlikely Trio Of Activists Joining To Tackle Sexual Abuse In The DRC

‘City Of Joy’ Docu Follows An Unlikely Trio Of Activists Joining To Tackle Sexual Abuse In The DRC

If you don’t have any plans tonight, we highly recommend watching the Netflix original documentary ‘City Of Joy’, directed by Madeleine Gavin. Trust us when we say, this film will […]

September 10, 2018 ×
Tony Award-Winning Producer Catherine Schreiber On Blazing Trails & Changing Culture Through Theater

Tony Award-Winning Producer Catherine Schreiber On Blazing Trails & Changing Culture Through Theater

If you are ever in doubt about the power of art and entertainment to change hearts and mind, and in turn the world, then you need to get familiar with […]

September 5, 2018 ×
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 ×