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Q & A with screenwriter and former VIWIFF programmer Roslyn Muir

Roslyn Muir is a Praxis-award winning screenwriter, novelist, story editor and instructor, with a recently produced feature, The Birdwatcher, and two produced MOWs, Anatomy of Deception… 1,588 more words

Interviews

Women in Film Event 8.9.14

Berlin, Cannes, Venice, Nunhead …(well, we’d like to think we are part of some sort of continuum), the Women in Film Event , focussed this year, our fourth one, on the documentary genre, showing three diverse films linked by the fact that they had female directors or women as their subject matter. 666 more words

Events

slumber party massacre II

YES, YES, YES. finally, a movie that GETS me. i can’t recommend it enough. written, produced and directed by my fuckin’ girl deborah brock, who later directed the surprisingly good rock’n’roll high school forever, slumber party massacre II has everything i ask for and then some. 421 more words

Reviews

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

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