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Feminism

Pakistani Actress Sohai Ali Abro On Her Definition Of Feminism & Playing Badass Women In Film

Pakistani Actress Sohai Ali Abro On Her Definition Of Feminism & Playing Badass Women In Film

She is a household name in the world of Pakistani entertainment, having graced television screens, theater stages, and movie screens with two of the country’s highest grossing films. Sohai Ali […]

Feminism

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 […]

Entertainment

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 […]

Interviews

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 […]

Entertainment

Actress & Producer Sadie Frost’s Academic View On The Lack Of Women In Film Production

Actress & Producer Sadie Frost’s Academic View On The Lack Of Women In Film Production

Does the film industry have a woman problem? From the outside it may not seem so evident, but when you look a little closer, and start to read more articles […]

Entertainment

Meryl Streep & Lena Dunham Are Doing For Women In Film What Hollywood Will Not

Meryl Streep & Lena Dunham Are Doing For Women In Film What Hollywood Will Not

If you are an aspiring filmmaker, writer, director, producer, actor, heck even camera-person in Hollywood and you happen to be a woman, prepare to face the same uphill battle that […]

Celebrities

Jodie Foster Says Hollywood Execs Need To Stop Seeing Women In Film As A Risk

Jodie Foster Says Hollywood Execs Need To Stop Seeing Women In Film As A Risk

The 2015 Athena Film Festival was held at an important time in the history of film and television. It was the fifth year the event was held in Barnard College […]

Celebrities

Lisa Kudrow Talks Ageism, Sexism & Representation Of Women In Film

Lisa Kudrow Talks Ageism, Sexism & Representation Of Women In Film

If there is anyone who has the experience over a long period of time to make a judgement on how women are represented and treated by Hollywood, it’s Lisa Kudrow. […]

Celebrities

Michelle Monaghan Discusses The Lack Of Roles For Women In Film & TV

Michelle Monaghan Discusses The Lack Of Roles For Women In Film & TV

While roles for women in film and TV are certainly getting better and more interesting, we still have a long way to go until Hollywood recognizes that audiences want to […]

Celebrities

Reese Witherspoon Talks About Representing Real Women In Film

Reese Witherspoon Talks About Representing Real Women In Film

Reese Witherspoon’s new film ‘Wild’ sees her playing Cheryl Strayed who wrote the book as a real life memoir. The story centers on a sexually daring woman who overcomes a […]

Celebrities

Cate Blanchett & Kerry Washington’s Inspiring Women In Film Speeches

Cate Blanchett & Kerry Washington’s Inspiring Women In Film Speeches

It was a who’s who of the film industry at the Women in Film’s Crystal + Lucy Awards held in Los Angeles recently. And we don’t just mean who’s who […]

Celebrities

Dakota Fanning: Women In Film Don’t Need Male Validation

Dakota Fanning: Women In Film Don’t Need Male Validation

Hmmm, it seems pretty evident to us that both Fanning sisters are huge fans of the Bechdel Test, and are clearly the new generation of Hollywood feminists. In May, promoting […]

Entertainment

Cate, Lupita & Ellen Prove Women In Film Are A Force To Be Reckoned With

Cate, Lupita & Ellen Prove Women In Film Are A Force To Be Reckoned With

It was a memorable night at the 2014 Academy Awards. Women in particular made some amazing speeches and memorable moments, which we would like to acknowledge because they are important […]

Entertainment

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. […]

Celebrities, Entertainment

How Sandra Bullock Is Winning For Women In Film

How Sandra Bullock Is Winning For Women In Film

Having leading women in Hollywood is a big deal. Why? Because in our celebrity obsessed culture, if you can’t reinvent the wheel, then at least modify it so that it […]