Big Difference: ABC News shines a light on one of the age-old problems of film: pay inequity. They spoke with experts in both Hollywood and the field of economics to break down the disparity and see why there’s a $40 million difference between the highest paid actor and actress this year.
Pitch Perfect: Reed Morano talks to Filmmaker Magazine about pitching – and directing – Hulu’s harrowing and brilliant series The Handmaid’s Tale.
Sound Women: The Atlantic digs into the significant gender disparity in the audio field, and how organizations like our friends at Sound Girls are working to close the gap.
Cynthia’s Picks: Director Disconnect, Board Elections, Ladies’ Morning
Director Disconnect: While the call for diversity in Hollywood is getting more bandwidth than ever, the movement toward inclusion is still not reaching the director’s...READ MORE
Terry’s Picks: Every Episode, Equity Rules, Swim Team
Every Episode: Melissa Rosenberg, Executive Producer of the smash hit Netflix/Marvel series Jessica Jones, announced that every episode of season two will be directed by...READ MORE
Weekly Roundup: Remembering Elaine Stritch
The spectacular Broadway singer and actress Elaine Stritch. Patricia Arquette really enjoyed her 12 years of Boyhood. Marvel Comics addresses superhero gender disparity. Thor will be female!...READ MORE
Weekly Roundup: #HireTheseWomen, Diane Sawyer & Comedy Central Prez Michele Ganeless
Diane Sawyer steps down from World News and up to bigger projects. Inspired by Women and Hollywood’s directors infographic, film critic Miriam Bale launches the hashtag...READ MORE