Designing Women: Last week marked NYWIFT’s 17th annual Designing Women gala as we paid tribute to another phenomenal group of costume, hair and makeup designers. See photos from the red carpet, awards presentation and reception, and read a great write-up from Bust Magazine.
Equality Database: I am happy to see that some of the brands that I favor are on the top of this “equality database” project. I plan to be a more conscious consumer by choosing brands according to how well women are represented in their leadership.
Power Producers: At Women in Film LA’s Crystal + Lucy Awards, the eight women producers being honored spoke plainly on pay disparity and being told “you don’t look like a producer.”
(Featured photo © Victoria Medina)
What’s in Your Toolkit: Dana Covarrubias
2018 NYWIFT Designing Women honoree Dana Covarrubias shares the tools - both literal and figurative - she keeps in her costume design toolkit.READ MORE
Cynthia’s Picks: Two Studies, Unequal Pay, Michele Clapton
Two Studies: A study from Dr. Stacy L. Smith and the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative in partnership with National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP,...READ MORE
Cynthia’s Picks: Diane Paragas, Michele Clapton, MOME Fund
Diane Paragas: In NYWIFT’s latest collaboration with Honeysuckle Magazine, we interviewed filmmaker Diane Paragas about her film Yellow Rose and how it contributes to our...READ MORE
Cynthia’s Picks: Designing Women, Rachel Chavkin, Queer Women
Designing Women: Thank you to all our honorees, presenters, supporters, volunteers and attendees for a truly fabulous 20th anniversary Designing Women Awards last week. Be...READ MORE