Maleficent screenwriter Linda Woolverton: “I get to be Maleficent when I’m writing these things.”
NYWIFT’s sister chapter Women In Film Los Angeles honors the 20-year success of its PSA Production Program.
An Amy Poehler memoir? Yes, please!
Gillian Robespierre’s film Obvious Child, starring Jenny Slate, “is not an abortion rom-com.”
Writers, BitchFlicks needs you to discuss children’s television.
— KELLY GLOVER
13 members played a key creative role in 11 different projects featured in Sundance this year – and two of them fall under the Executive Producer expertise of prolific NYWIFT Member Sara Bernstein! Bernstein heads to Sundance with Amy Poehler’s documentary Lucy and Desi, which brings the iconic pair’s humanity to life through an exploration of their personal and professional partnership, as well as Downfall: The Case Against Boeing, comprehensive investigation into the crashes of Lion Air Flight 610 and Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 and a look at the families and officials fighting for justice.
We spoke to Bernstein specifically about Downfall and how she hopes her team’s work will make an impact.
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