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Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Brooklyn Film Festival 2019 Boasts Its Largest Line-Up Of Female Directors To Date

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Brooklyn Film Festival 2019 Boasts Its Largest Line-Up Of Female Directors To Date

Welcome to another edition of our weekly Feminist Friday column! That time where we share 3 of our fave videos of the moment with our readers usually centered around a […]

Entertainment, Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: 3 Must-See Female-Driven Films At The Toronto International Film Festival

FEMINIST FRIDAY: 3 Must-See Female-Driven Films At The Toronto International Film Festival

Welcome to a special edition of our weekly Feminist Friday column – that part of our week where we take moment to share 3 of our fave feminist videos of […]

Girl on a Mission

FEMINIST FRIDAY: 2018 Human Rights Watch Film Festival Highlights Women Who Fight Back

FEMINIST FRIDAY: 2018 Human Rights Watch Film Festival Highlights Women Who Fight Back

Welcome to another Feminist Friday! That part of our week we get to geek out and fangirl over our fave feminist videos of the moment. This week all our videos […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Walmart Enlists 3 Female Directors For Super Bowl Ads After Criticism In 2017

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Walmart Enlists 3 Female Directors For Super Bowl Ads After Criticism In 2017

Welcome to another Feminist Friday! That time of the week when we head into the weekend on a high note, fan-girling over our favorite videos of the moment. This week […]

Working Women

This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

This Company Helping More Women Of Color Directors Bid On Commercial & Advertising Jobs

We’ve covered quite extensively the movement within the advertising industry that seeks to dismantle the culture of sexual objectification of women and girls in commercials and the media in general. […]

Boys We Like

AHS Creator Ryan Murphy Calls BS On Hollywood’s Excuses For Not Hiring More Female Directors

AHS Creator Ryan Murphy Calls BS On Hollywood’s Excuses For Not Hiring More Female Directors

If you’ve been paying attention to any of the conversations about equality in Hollywood, you will most likely be familiar with the stats around female directors, or lack thereof. According […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Understanding Hollywood’s Discriminatory Hiring Practices In ‘Half The Picture

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Understanding Hollywood’s Discriminatory Hiring Practices In ‘Half The Picture

It’s Feminist Friday time again! This is the weekly series where we get to take a break from the norm, and end our werk week by sharing the awesome videos […]

Entertainment

‘Jessica Jones’ & ‘Queen Sugar’ – The TV Shows Changing The Status Quo For Female Directors

‘Jessica Jones’ & ‘Queen Sugar’ – The TV Shows Changing The Status Quo For Female Directors

This news is getting a lot of people talking both in and out of Hollywood. Season 2 of the Netflix Marvel series ‘Jessica Jones’ has been announced, and all 13 […]

Boys We Like

Every Movie Featured In Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival Was Directed By A Woman

Every Movie Featured In Michael Moore’s Traverse City Film Festival Was Directed By A Woman

Status quo, meet your match: Michael Moore. The award winning filmmaker and his Traverse City Film Festival which just took place form July 26-31, just did something that no other […]

Contributors

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 […]

Interviews

How ‘The Director List’ Project Puts All Female Director-Related Hollywood Excuses To Shame

How ‘The Director List’ Project Puts All Female Director-Related Hollywood Excuses To Shame

Here at GTHQ we find it weird that some people have such an obsession with unicorns, because if you are looking for a mythical creature, just look no further than […]

Entertainment

Julie Taymor, Director Of The Biggest Selling Piece Of Entertainment In History

Julie Taymor, Director Of The Biggest Selling Piece Of Entertainment In History

When you talk about female directors, the mood isn’t exactly jubilant. In the US, it has been reported that only 14% of Broadway shows between 2012-2013 were directed by women. […]

Entertainment

‘Twilight’ Gets The Short Film Treatment & Only Female Directors Are Invited

‘Twilight’ Gets The Short Film Treatment & Only Female Directors Are Invited

So you thought you kissed the ‘Twilight’ saga goodbye in 2012 forever did you? Well here’s some good news for fans of the movie franchise and the book series by […]

Entertainment

Looking For Evidence Why We Need More Female Directors? This Is It…

Looking For Evidence Why We Need More Female Directors? This Is It…

It’s no secret that women are not on equal footing with men in Hollywood, and in the film industry worldwide. But there are great strides being made, albeit it slow. […]

Entertainment

The Infographic About Female Directors You NEED To See

The Infographic About Female Directors You NEED To See

It’s no secret that Hollywood is a boy’s club, both on screen and behind the scenes. Many women in various roles throughout the film industry have been speaking out about […]