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Celebrities

Patricia Arquette & The ‘Boyhood’ Effect: “You’re Not Supposed To Age In Hollywood”

Patricia Arquette & The ‘Boyhood’ Effect: “You’re Not Supposed To Age In Hollywood”

She is set to win the trifecta of awards for her role as Olivia Evans in ‘Boyhood’. She already swooped up the award for Best Supporting Actress at the Golden […]

Entertainment

Female Ghostbusters, Female Superheroes, & Hollywood’s Push-Back On Women

Female Ghostbusters, Female Superheroes, & Hollywood’s Push-Back On Women

First up, two things: we LOATHE saying “female” Ghostbusters (or female anything that isn’t actually gender specific) but in this case it is just a nod to the fact that […]

Interviews

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 […]

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 […]

Contributors

Indie Film ‘Dragonfly’ Surpassing Mainstream Hollywood In One Main Area

Indie Film ‘Dragonfly’ Surpassing Mainstream Hollywood In One Main Area

We’re a big supporter of female filmmakers here at GTHQ. It is our passion to increase the visibility and representation of women in all industries, but since we are geared […]

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 Geekie Awards Female-Dominated Prod. Team Weigh In On Gender In Hollywood

The Geekie Awards Female-Dominated Prod. Team Weigh In On Gender In Hollywood

On Sunday August 17th, Hollywood played host to the 2nd annual Geekie Awards, which is the brain-child of producer, host and self-confessed Geek Girl Kristen Nedopak. She created the show […]

Entertainment

‘Maleficent’ Proves Female Blockbusters AREN’T Just A Fluke

‘Maleficent’ Proves Female Blockbusters AREN’T Just A Fluke

Maleficent ain’t messin’ around y’all! Remember in 2013 how ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire‘ was the highest grossing film of the year, beating out ‘Iron Man 3’ and the ‘Thor: […]

Interviews

‘The Legend Of The Red Reaper’; 1st Feminist Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film

‘The Legend Of The Red Reaper’; 1st Feminist Sci-Fi/Fantasy Film

Most sci-fi/fantasy action fans, whether it be of movies, games, or books, are accustomed to seeing certain things: men in most protagonist roles, men as the heroes, and women making […]

Entertainment

Buzzfeed Challenges Hollywood’s Gender Stereotypes With This Video

Buzzfeed Challenges Hollywood’s Gender Stereotypes With This Video

When you think of movies like Basic Instinct, Pretty Woman, and even more recently Twilight, you think of iconic scenes from each movie and iconic characters. Those characters and scenes […]

Entertainment, Interviews

Keltie Knight Gives Us An Insider View On Love, Hollywood, & The Pressure To Look Good

Keltie Knight Gives Us An Insider View On Love, Hollywood, & The Pressure To Look Good

Keltie Knight is one Hollywood personality who doesn’t necessarily play by the rules, and it has served her well! That’s not to say she doesn’t ooze professionalism, dedication, hard work, […]

Celebrities, Entertainment

‘Catching Fire’ Opening Weekend Proves Women Are A Box Office Hit

‘Catching Fire’ Opening Weekend Proves Women Are A Box Office Hit

Back in October we spoke about how Sandra Bullock’s makeup-less lead role as an astronaut in Gravity enabled the film to become the biggest opening film for any October. It […]

Entertainment, Working Women

Marvel Helping Girls Become Superheroes With New STEM Program

Marvel Helping Girls Become Superheroes With New STEM Program

Everyone excited for Thor: The Dark World as much as us? It’s yet another film featuring a lead female character who has a job in the STEM field, that is […]

Interviews

[VIDEO] Getting ‘High’ With Tiffany Houghton Is The Best Feeling Ever!

[VIDEO] Getting ‘High’ With Tiffany Houghton Is The Best Feeling Ever!

We got the chance to chat with Pop music newbie Tiffany Houghton who is the second in our series of Role Models we want to highlight. She grew up in […]

Contributors, The Empowerment Project

Meet The All-Female Documentary Crew Of ‘The Empowerment Project’!

Meet The All-Female Documentary Crew Of ‘The Empowerment Project’!

The Heartfelt Productions crew are officially on the road! Yep, they have started filming their exciting project called ‘The Empowerment Project’ and they are made up of 5 females who […]