No We Cannes’t!

I wrote an article about Cannes last year highlighting some of the influential women who spoke out against the inequality that the industry, and the festival, was harbouring. I mentioned the slight improvement of statistics in the number of films directed by women and ended on a hopeful note that maybe this was a small …

Better To Not Be Female (Featured Female Filmmakers – Part 4)

#femalefilmmakerfriday was started in order to get filmmakers who are women more exposure and to celebrate the work that they have done which rarely gets recognised. But when do we stop calling these women 'female' directors instead of just directors? You could argue that by calling them female directors it celebrates their gender and in the …