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Terry’s Picks: Eve Ensler, Equality Trending & Women in Disaster Movies Parody
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Equality is Trending: The Sh*t People
Say to Women Directors blog
that
went viral
last week tells Hollywood horror stories that shed the
light on the struggle for equality in the film & television
industry.

 

Spread the Word:
Blockbuster action pic
Mad Max: Fury Road
hired Vagina Monologues
playwright and activist Eve Ensler as a consultant on violence against women.

 

Thinking this is Spot On:
Comedian Dara Laine’s parody
Deleted Scenes of Women in Disaster Movies Written By Men pokes fun at women characters who
manage to always look freshly made up, even when facing the apocalypse. Perhaps these films should also hire Eve Ensler…

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