Uzo: Uzo Aduba, one of the presenters at this year’s NYWIFT
Designing Women Awards, won
Best Supporting Actress in a Drama the Emmy Awards this weekend. She
thanked all those in her life who, she said, “let me be me.”
Amy: Amy Poehler’s Smart
Girls asked thoughtful,
hard-hitting questions on the Emmy’s red carpet. The best
part? They came mostly from teenage girls. #AskHerMore
Ways: Check out these 10 Ways to Wield Your Media Power for
Women’s Equality from Forbes.
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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