Post Tagged with: "Academy Awards"

Entertainment

Skateistan Skateboard-Photo courtesy of Lifetime Films

Oscar-Nominated Filmmaker Bringing A Girl Power Story All The Way From Afghanistan To Hollywood’s Night Of Nights

There has been much discussion in the media over the lack of female director nominees at this year’s Academy Awards. It shows the Academy still has a long way to […]

Entertainment

This Infographic Shows Female Oscar Winners More Likely To Play Characters That Don’t Have A Job

This Infographic Shows Female Oscar Winners More Likely To Play Characters That Don’t Have A Job

The Academy Awards – it gives us anxiety just thinking about the controversy surrounding the prestigious film industry award ceremony. Normally associated with ground-breaking speeches and jaw-dropping ball-gowns, the past […]

Entertainment

Our Five Favorite Moments From The 2016 Academy Awards

Our Five Favorite Moments From The 2016 Academy Awards

While it was an already tense evening at the Academy Awards this year with the #OscarsSoWhite controversy shining the spotlight on the clear lack of diversity among the big category […]

Entertainment

The Top 10 Most Empowering Moments From The 2015 Oscars

The Top 10 Most Empowering Moments From The 2015 Oscars

Despite the lack of diversity in some of the biggest categories at the 2015 Academy Awards, there were some talk-worthy moments that happened and some of those deserve to go […]

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, Working Women

A Female President Has Been Elected!

A Female President Has Been Elected!

In the world of showbiz, that is! Cheryl Boone Isaacs has been elected president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences by the organization’s board of governors. The […]

Entertainment, Girl on a Mission

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 […]

Entertainment

‘The Invisible War’ Docu About Female Military Sexual Assault Creating A Stir

‘The Invisible War’ Docu About Female Military Sexual Assault Creating A Stir

Every awards season there is one film in the Documentary category that becomes a huge hit and is talked about for the rest of the year. In 2013 it is […]