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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

Challenges

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

Events

UK Premiere of "Supernova" at Cambridge Film Festival

Tamar van den Dop’s second feature film, Supernova, is premiering in the UK today at the Cambridge Film Festival.

We were fortunate to speak to van den Dop herself just before this exciting premiere and she told us of her enthusiasm to be sharing with the world the film she wrote, directed and starred in. 176 more words

Film

What Executive Recruiters Can Tell Us About Female CEOs and Directors

Today I read (yet another) article trying to explain why there are so few female CEOs.  The short answer: there isn’t a strong pipeline of women in “line” or “operational” roles, which typically precede winning the CEO job.   416 more words