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Women In Film

  1. halloween
    12 Great Movies Exploring the Unique Horror of Being a WomanThis Halloween, the call is coming from inside the house, and by “the house,” we mean the patriarchy.
  2. venice film festival
    Venice Has a Lot of Women’s Stories — and Not a Lot of Women StorytellersThere are only eight films directed by women in the official selection, and a lone woman director in this year’s 21-deep competition lineup.
  3. movies
    How Do We Define the Female Gaze in 2018?We talk to six female cinematographers about how they see the world from behind their cameras.
  4. vulture lists
    25 Golden Age Movies Edited by WomenMany of the female editors during the Golden Age have been largely forgotten. In honor of the late Anne V. Coates, we remember some of the best ones.
  5. Killing Eve, Ocean’s 8, and the New Femininity of ‘Strong Female Characters’How TV shows and films are taking the “strong female protagonist” into new, blatantly feminine territory.
  6. Jessica Chastain Challenged Cannes on Female Representation. Did Things Improve?Even jury president Cate Blanchett noticed.
  7. The Oscars’ Most Meaningful Gift: Its Lady Presenter PairingsThe show’s producers finally understood the value of letting women present together, women who — gasp — actually like each other in real life.
  8. Cinematographers React to Rachel Morrison’s Historic Oscar NominationMorrison became the first woman nominated for Best Cinematography.
  9. Kevin Smith to Donate Residuals From Weinstein-Backed Movies to Women in FilmHarvey Weinstein’s companies produced half of Kevin Smith’s filmography.
  10. What It’s Like to Make Your First Movie With an All-Female Crew“When you come to a set like this and it’s all women, all that ego goes away.”
  11. cannes 2017
    Jessica Chastain Found the Depiction of Women at Cannes ‘Quite Disturbing’“What I really took away from this experience is how the world views women.”
  12. women in film
    Reese Witherspoon on Film’s ‘Smurfette Syndrome’“For 25 years, I’ve been the only woman on set.”
  13. women in film
    Female Cinematographers Share Their Experiences“Maybe five years ago, I would interview a gaffer and he’d be like, ‘Don’t worry, little lady, I’ll take care of it.’”
  14. women in film
    Female Filmmakers Have It Just As Rough in Europe As They Do in HollywoodThe gender-disparity problem isn’t unique to Hollywood.
  15. sundance 2016
    Clea Duvall on Directing Herself in Intervention“Having to trust myself in a whole new way was really scary.”
  16. women in film
    Jill Soloway Calls for ‘Matriarchal Revolution’ in FilmThe Transparent creator says there’s an “all-out attack” on female filmmakers.
  17. big speeches
    Transparent Creator Jill Soloway on What Director Ava DuVernay Taught HerThe Transparent showrunner was honored at the Women in Film Awards.
  18. women in film
    Meryl Streep Funds Screenwriting Lab for WomenShe really is the best.
  19. counting
    Do They Ever Make Movies About Women? A Mathematical Analysis From 1989–2013(Spoiler: no.)
  20. party chat
    Vulture’s Behind-the-Scenes Party Timeline of Oscars WeekendGwyneth Paltrow! Viola Davis! Jonah Hill! And more …