Post Tagged with: "filmmakers"

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Celebrating The Record No. Of LGBTQ Candidates Running For Office & Winning

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Celebrating The Record No. Of LGBTQ Candidates Running For Office & Winning

Welcome to another Feminist Friday column, our fave way to end the week by highlighting a collection of videos and trailers that we can’t get enough of. As always, we […]

July 13, 2018 ×
‘Women’s Voices Now’ Festival Creates Awareness About Women’s Rights Through Film

‘Women’s Voices Now’ Festival Creates Awareness About Women’s Rights Through Film

We’re always down to amplify the voices of women and champion women’s rights on our platform, and this International Women’s Day, we’re doubling down on that mission by helping promote […]

March 8, 2018 ×
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 ×
FEMINIST FRIDAY: Female Maori Filmmakers Challenging Perceptions & Gabby Sidibe’s Directorial Debut

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Female Maori Filmmakers Challenging Perceptions & Gabby Sidibe’s Directorial Debut

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday, y’all! This week, it’s all about female content creators and filmmakers, especially women of color. As we often say, if your feminism isn’t […]

November 24, 2017 ×
SuperPAC Of Progressive Female Filmmakers Dedicated To Helping Turn Virginia Blue In 2017

SuperPAC Of Progressive Female Filmmakers Dedicated To Helping Turn Virginia Blue In 2017

When people in the United States hear the term “SuperPAC” it can potentially make them nervous. It conjures up images of bought-and-paid-for politicians, lobby money, corporate greed, and basically a […]

June 7, 2017 ×
How LA Film School CEO Diana Derycz-Kessler Is Mentoring Filmmakers & Promoting Media Arts Education

How LA Film School CEO Diana Derycz-Kessler Is Mentoring Filmmakers & Promoting Media Arts Education

In the San Diego University Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film’s annual ‘Boxed In’ report during the 2015-2016 period, it found that women made up 26% […]

January 17, 2017 ×
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 ×
Being Constantly Sexually Harassed In The Film Industry Forced Me To Launch My Own Prod. Company

Being Constantly Sexually Harassed In The Film Industry Forced Me To Launch My Own Prod. Company

By Nicole Wensel My childhood love of Blockbuster and obsession with binge watching French New Wave films led me to study filmmaking at the USC School of Cinematic Arts. I […]

June 10, 2016 ×
Female Filmmaker Duo Tackle Eating Disorders & Thinspo Culture In ‘Little Miss Perfect’

Female Filmmaker Duo Tackle Eating Disorders & Thinspo Culture In ‘Little Miss Perfect’

We often talk about the problem Hollywood has with its lack of female directors, female-driven stories on par with that of male-driven stories, and that the big decisions coming from […]

May 19, 2016 ×
How Indieflix CEO Scilla Andreen Re-Invented Film Distribution

How Indieflix CEO Scilla Andreen Re-Invented Film Distribution

We’ve written countless posts about studies which show the film industry is no where near an equal playing field for women as it is for men. Women are given less […]

November 5, 2014 ×
The Impact Of The Empowerment Project On Their Young Mentees:Huge!

The Impact Of The Empowerment Project On Their Young Mentees:Huge!

Let me start off by introducing myself, my name is Rhonda Stovall, and I am 21 years old. Next year in May I will be graduating with a Bachelor’s degree […]

October 15, 2013 ×
TEP Celebrates An Emmy Nomination & Female Empowerment In Charlotte!

TEP Celebrates An Emmy Nomination & Female Empowerment In Charlotte!

Hola blogosphere!  The Empowerment Gals have made it to Charlotte, NC.  Our favorite quote when rolling into this new city (Fun Fact:  no one in the group has been to […]

October 4, 2013 ×
17 Y/O Girl Discovers Her Passion Thanks To The Empowerment Project

17 Y/O Girl Discovers Her Passion Thanks To The Empowerment Project

Hello! My name is Cass Jacoby and I am  a 17-year-old high school senior. When I am not taking notes on composition of films, you can find me  involving myself […]

September 24, 2013 ×
Diablo Cody Says There Aren’t Enough Women In The Film Industry

Diablo Cody Says There Aren’t Enough Women In The Film Industry

Oscar Winning screenwriter Diablo Cody, best known for her films Young Adult (one of our fave films ever!) Jennifer’s Body, Juno and TV series United States of Tara just to […]

January 31, 2013 ×