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American Actresses Are Some Of The World's Skinniest And Prettiest, Germany's Are The Most Naked

I know I’m saying nothing-percent new when I say things are bad for women in the film industry. But a comprehensive new report, released by the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, show that things are way worse for women than (most of us) have imagined. 277 more words

Film Drunk

Personal Challenge - Female Directors - Completed

Men dominate the directors chair; but should they? Some of the work produced by female directors is excellent, and this was a challenge I was looking forward to. 679 more words


Quotas Gone Wrong

Whatever you think of quotas, this is surely one way NOT to do it.

Last year (2013), India passed a law requiring all publicly listed companies to appoint at least one female director by October 2014.   564 more words

"Weighting," 2nd Film Fest selection

The 2nd selection from our July Film Fest was this little gem, provided by Shooting The Arrow member, Jackie Diamond.  We loved the double entendres and eye tricks that made it look almost like one take. 273 more words

Shooting The Arrow

A More Bechdel Blog -- How and Why We're Doing It

One of my most recent friends is a woman in her early 20s, whose hair hangs over one side of her face because of a scar that runs from the corner of her mouth halfway to her ear. 1,711 more words

Lina Caicedo Film Maker

Lina Caicedo  will be showing her film “I do not run” as part of our Women in Film Documentary Event on September 8th. We asked her a few questions to help understand the processes behind making a film. 1,510 more words