legend: In an interview
with Vulture, filmmaker Nancy Meyers talks working moms, the stigma of
“chick flicks,” Instagram and working with the greats.
Meryl!: Meryl Streep, who funded the Writers Lab for women over 40, spoke
to the LA Times
about her new role in Suffragette and
her ongoing support for women in film. “My
story is disappearing,” she said. “And I can’t allow it, on behalf of my
daughters and also my son.“
Smart move: Sienna Miller revealed that she turned down a Broadway two-person play when she
learned her male co-star had been offered twice her salary.
Deadline Extended: We have extended the deadline for submissions to The Writers Lab this year. Women over 40, you now have until 11:59 PM EST...READ MORE
Sing it: The Sara Bareilles musical Waitress, based on the 2007 Adrienne Shelly indie film, will open on Broadway April 24th. NYWIFT partners with the Adrienne Shelly Foundation on grants...READ MORE
From sappy, to scary there’s a new or classic Mother’s Day Movie for everyone! Eye-opening statistics about women during Broadway’s 2014-2015 season. Lifetime announces Broad Focus–an initiative to...READ MORE