So, we all know that The Hurt Locker was the first best picture winner to have been directed by a woman. And we also all know that, when Kathryn Bigelow won her Oscar for that film, she was the first woman to win the Academy Award for Best Director. 560 more words
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Cast: Marlee Matlin, William Hurt, Piper Laurie, Philip Bosco, Allison Gompf
Oscar Wins: Best Actress (Marlee Matlin)
Oscar Nominations: Best Picture, Best Actor (William Hurt), Best Supporting Actress (Piper Laurie), Best Adapted Screenplay (Hesper Anderson, Mark Medoff) 527 more words
In a barren field in the Narok south district of Kenya last year, Michelle Douglas dug a small but deep hole.
As the sun beat down on her head, a tall Maasai warrior named Meikuaya helped out, no doubt wondering what the heck this blond Canadian woman was doing. 918 more words
Join Cincy Reel Abilities for this years film festival, starting Feb. 27 running thru March 7. Check out http://www.cincyra.org/films/ for the film times and locations. More information thru their website as well, … 41 more words