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‘Last Empress Of Fashion’ Film Tells The Real Life, Rags-To-Riches Story Of A Russian Entrepreneur Who Built A $100M Fashion Empire.

‘Last Empress Of Fashion’ Film Tells The Real Life, Rags-To-Riches Story Of A Russian Entrepreneur Who Built A $100M Fashion Empire.

There are some people who live lives and have stories that we find ourselves reacting with comments such as “this should be made into a movie!” or “Hollywood couldn’t even […]

Contributors, Entertainment

My Love Letter To The Netflix Film “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before”

My Love Letter To The Netflix Film “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before”

By Madison Baker [Note: Spoilers for the Netflix film “To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before” ahead!] I never thought I’d be writing a love letter to a teenage romantic […]

Lifestyle

4 Ways To Promote An Upcoming Film Project

4 Ways To Promote An Upcoming Film Project

With so many factors playing into the conceptualization and production of a movie or TV series, it can be difficult for the average novice film producer or small marketing team […]

Feminism

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: London Mayor Sadiq Khan, Indian Author Twinkle Khanna & Director Mike Mills

FEMINIST CONVERSATIONS: London Mayor Sadiq Khan, Indian Author Twinkle Khanna & Director Mike Mills

We can never get enough conversations about feminism, especially at a time when there is still so much backlash toward the movement and plenty of myth and misinformation being spread […]

Fashion & Beauty

Fashion Label Miu Miu Puts Focus On Female Empowerment In Its ‘Women’s Tales’ Series

Fashion Label Miu Miu Puts Focus On Female Empowerment In Its ‘Women’s Tales’ Series

There has been a change in the fashion industry over the past few years. We’ve seen the infiltration of the body positivity and plus size movements as well as various […]

Entertainment

This Organization Is launching An Initiative Helping Diverse Film & TV Projects Get Funded

This Organization Is launching An Initiative Helping Diverse Film & TV Projects Get Funded

It’s something we often discuss in our blog posts, and it is an issue that is becoming a popular topic of conversation in Hollywood – diversity. Just recently we saw […]

Causes

‘Frame Her Right’ Campaign Wants Bollywood To Address Domestic Violence Better

‘Frame Her Right’ Campaign Wants Bollywood To Address Domestic Violence Better

According to the Indian National Crime Records Bureau, roughly once every 5 minutes an incident of domestic violence is reported across the country. In 2013 over 118,000 cases of domestic […]

Entertainment

Incredible True Story Of Marie Huertin: A Deaf & Blind Girl Whose Life Was Transformed By A Nun

Incredible True Story Of Marie Huertin: A Deaf & Blind Girl Whose Life Was Transformed By A Nun

We’re all about supporting films that feature female stories and lead characters, which is why we fell in love with French film ‘Marie’s Story’, directed by Jean-Pierre Ameris. The film […]

Interviews

How This Feature Film Is Creating Discussions About Suicide In A Unique Way

How This Feature Film Is Creating Discussions About Suicide In A Unique Way

Don’t be fooled by the title, this new dark comedy feature film from filmmaker L Jean Schwartz will make you think about the serious issue of suicide in a whole […]

Entertainment

Montage Video Shows How Women Were Portrayed In The Media In 2014

Montage Video Shows How Women Were Portrayed In The Media In 2014

At the end of 2013 the Representation Project team put together an insightful and somewhat depressing montage video of all the ways women were portrayed in film and TV throughout […]

Celebrities

Courteney Cox Laments The Lack Of Female Directors

Courteney Cox Laments The Lack Of Female Directors

It’s no secret that women are grossly outnumbered in Hollywood in all types of roles. According to an official report by the Directors Guild of America, women only made up […]

Causes, Politics

Honor Killings Aren’t Just An Eastern Tradition, But Also A Western Problem

Honor Killings Aren’t Just An Eastern Tradition, But Also A Western Problem

When you hear the phrase ‘honor killings’ it sounds like something that is out of a fictional action-adventure ninja-type movie. Unfortunately, it is an every day reality in many parts […]

Entertainment

‘Nashville’ Creator Says Women Shouldn’t Give Up Fighting For Gender Equality In Hollywood

‘Nashville’ Creator Says Women Shouldn’t Give Up Fighting For Gender Equality In Hollywood

If you are a fan of good TV drama there’s a big chance you have seen ABC’s ‘Nashville’ which stars Connie Britton and Hayden Panettiere as feuding country music stars. […]

Celebrities, Entertainment

Geena Davis’ 2-Step Solution To Create Equality In Hollywood

Geena Davis’ 2-Step Solution To Create Equality In Hollywood

Hollywood still has a long way to go to reach complete gender equality. A study published by the New York Film Academy recently showed some statistics outlining just how unfair […]

Celebrities, Entertainment

Feminist Claire Danes Thinks Inequality In The Film Industry is “F!@#ing Crazy!”

Feminist Claire Danes Thinks Inequality In The Film Industry is “F!@#ing Crazy!”

Welcome to 2013. A day and age where although women are making amazing strides in all industries, there is still a fair way to go in reaching complete equality. In […]