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from Facebook: Women and Hollywood networking event in London

Mon Nov 16 2015, 07:06pm | 0 comments

I introduce IndieWire readers to the Where Are the Women? project

Wed Jul 08 2015, 07:24pm | 1 comment

the magic bullet for improving the number of women directors working in Hollywood

Thu Jul 24 2014, 02:00pm | 17 comments

women are faring very badly in the film industry…

Thu Jul 24 2014, 01:32pm | 4 comments

Huffington Post has no shame

Mon Jan 13 2014, 05:50pm | 2 comments

evening clickbait: Disney hates you and wants you to pirate its films; TV show canceled for having too many smart, interesting girl characters; woman makes art, men diminish it; censoring the Internet doesn’t work; SeaWorld worried about Blackfish; why Thor 2’s hot kiss was so hot

Fri Dec 20 2013, 09:54pm | 1 comment

evening clickbait: I am a heroine of cinema; who’s the robot that won’t cop out?; Magneto killed JFK; The Representation Project; John Sayles cannot get his films funded; Melissa Leo, agent of awesome

Thu Dec 12 2013, 11:05pm | 3 comments

the year in movies by and about women…

Thu Dec 30 2010, 12:07pm | 0 comments

what she said: Melissa Silverstein at Women and Hollywood…

Thu Oct 21 2010, 01:19pm | 0 comments

because Hollywood is truly mystified that women might like Robert Downey Jr.

Wed May 12 2010, 04:00pm | 36 comments

“Women Writers React to the Oscar Nominations”

Thu Feb 04 2010, 07:09pm | 0 comments

no more sitting down and shutting up for women in Hollywood?

Fri May 22 2009, 05:11pm | 14 comments

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