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The Women’s Direction is focused on supporting female film directors.

On this blog you can find first hand information about starting out in industry via our New Filmmakers Guide, explore the work of some up and coming female directors you might not have heard of yet in our Featured Female Filmmakers series, and much much more.

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The Visual Mastery Of Nomadland – Review

Fern turns to a life as a modern-day nomad when her hometown is abandoned due to a factory closure. Traveling across the American midwest living in a van Fern learns how to deal with loss and discovers the true meaning of human connection. Winning Best Picture and Best Director this year at the Oscars, as well as the Golden Globes, Nomadland is a true pinnacle of show don’t tell storytelling, but it won’t be for everyone.


The Woman Behind The Women’s Direction

McKenzee has always been a creator; never enjoying any time where she wasn’t writing, singing, acting, sketching, making a film or bringing a story to life. She has successfully completed 5 major works in her HSC, graduated with a Bachelor of Media (Screen & Sound) from the University of New South Wales, worked coordinating short courses for The Australian Film Television & Radio School, designed and operated soundscapes for stage productions, fought with a half finished novel, and decided to start a small content creation business during the global Coronavirus pandemic.

With an aim to go into film directing herself one day McKenzee began writing The Women’s Direction not only to create awareness of the gender inequality present in the industry but to end it and pave the way for other aspiring women like herself.

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