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The independent women of Zoya Akhtar

Zoya Akhtar is one of the few female directors in a male dominated Hindi film industry. Riding on the two commercially successful films, namely – Zindagi Na Mile Dobara (ZNMD) and Dil Dhadakne Do (DDD), she has emerged as a prominent face in the industry. 1,458 more words

Female Directors

Money Monster

George Clooney and Julia Roberts were enough to sell this movie to me, and in the end, they were enough to save it from itself. 721 more words


Ginger and Rosa

Ginger and Rosa

Sally Potter’s Ginger and Rosa (2012) is a beautiful recreation of early 1960’s London using costume , music and settings to evoke the atmosphere of an England still haunted by austerity and the cold war, with pop culture just around the corner. 407 more words


ACLU: Two Federal Agencies Are Investigating Sexism Against Female Movie Directors

This story originally ran on Time.

Two federal government agencies have launched an investigation into discrimination against female directors in Hollywood, the American Civil Liberties Union announced Wednesday. 571 more words


Tons of feminist fare on offer at DOXA 2016

Women-centric and female directed films take hold at annual film festival in Vancouver

By Kristi Alexandra

Maya Angelou, all-ladies basketball teams, pioneering burlesque dancers and the women of underground ’90s hip-hop take the screen at this year’s DOXA festival, which kicks off on Thursday, May 5. 719 more words


Reel Talk: "Dream, Girl" Documentary Tells Stories of 5 Lady Entrepreneurs

Women are starting 1,200 businesses every day. One ambitious and awesomely uplifting documentary is out tell the stories of those inspiring and ambitious female entrepreneurs. 320 more words


Tribeca: My Blind Brother

Director Sophie Goodhart has a sister with MS and a willingness to tell the ugly truth: that as uncouth as it may be, sometimes we’re jealous of people with disabilities. 381 more words