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I still remember that Sunday, three years ago. I paid two dollars to go into the cinema because it was Movie weekend, and all movies that weekend were at a discounted prize. 174 more words


The Hurt Locker (2008)

Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Writer: Mark Boal
Stars: Jeremy Renner, Anthony Mackie, Brian Geraghty

Historical context: Iraq War

Budget: $15,000,000
Box office: $15,700,000

Kathryn Bigelow

Female Directors

It’s not until you actively look into the people directing, writing, producing etc, the films you are watching that you realise the full extent at which the film industry is dominated by men. 2,350 more words

Film & TV

Zero Dark Thirty (2012)

Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Writers: Mark Boal
Stars: Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Chris Pratt

Historical context: the search and killing of Osama bin Laden; CIA’s “enhanced interrogation techniques” program

Budget: $40,000,000
Box office: $95,720,716

War On Terror Films

The Next Glass Ceiling

Ava Duvernay will be the first black woman to direct a live-action big-budget movie.

Let that sink in. I was completely surprised to read the news, though I shouldn’t be. 644 more words

Frame By Frame

Joseph David-Jones Join Kathryn Bigelow's Detroit Riots Film

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow and The Divergent Series: Allegiant star Joseph David-Jones has joined director Kathryn Bigelow’s upcoming untitled 1967 Detroit riots film.

David-Jones joins the previously announced John Boyega, Will Poulter, Jack Reynor and Ben O’Toole. 102 more words