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 …

Yes Oui Cannes!

Cannes Film Festival is world renowned for bringing some of the most prestigious cinema to the one place. From Indie shorts to Big Blockbusters Cannes is certainly the place to make a name for yourself. Up until now, however, women have not featured very heavily. And thats not to say that women don't attend, but …

Why Women Need More Courage

We are continuing on with our showcase of new up and coming female directors this week. This time we’re taking a look at the work of Rose Newland who writes, directs and edits her own short films and sketches. A recent film school graduate Rose has wasted no time getting stuck into making small projects […]