Director, Christa Haley and Executive Producer, Marie O’Connell are young NYWIFT members who are working on a large-scale short film … Continue reading Member Spotlight: HIIT Bootcamp and Support ‘Roadhead’ Film Project
Star Wars (finally) opened. The female cast members discuss being part of a new history. The end of 2015 marks the … Continue reading WEEKLY ROUNDUP: THE FEMALE FORCE, YEAR-END LISTS & FUN ADVICE
Photo via Wilson Webb / The Weinstein Company Tis the season to be nominated. SAG & Golden Globes nominees lead … Continue reading WEEKLY ROUNDUP: NOMINATIONS, GENDER ISSUES & GREAT COMPANIES
Photo via Variety / Evgenia Eliseeva With a female director, writer, composer and choreographer, “Waitress” will make Broadway history! ”It’s … Continue reading WEEKLY ROUNDUP: HISTORY, INSPIRATION & THE “F” WORD
Marvel’s Jessica Jones releases on Netflix today! Female lead, lots of key female crew… #NetflixAndChill Lena Waithe of Aziz Ansari’s … Continue reading WEEKLY ROUNDUP: A SUPER HEROINE & FUNNY GIRLS
Photo courtesy of MARVEL Scarlett Johansson’s Avengers: Age of Ultron paycheck matched her male counterparts. #Babysteps Sexism, culture, politics… Lena … Continue reading WEEKLY ROUNDUP: PAYCHECKS, STUNTWOMEN & PERSONAL CHOICES
Photograph by Robyn Von Swank Bedwetting led Sarah Silverman to her confidence in performing and her darkest role yet, in … Continue reading WEEKLY ROUNDUP: SARAH GETS SERIOUS & WOMEN DIRECTORS GET TWEETS
CBS’ Supergirl has both rising ratings and a rising star in Melissa Benoist. The stats don’t lie, movies about women sell! … Continue reading WEEKLY ROUNDUP:SUPER! STATS! & SCARY!!
Photo via TED Conference/Flickr We really need more women HERE in Hollywood. Women In Animation wants “50-50 by 2025.″ I think they’ll succeed. … Continue reading WEEKLY ROUNDUP: BOARDROOMS, PINTEREST & WRITING BANKABLE SCRIPTS
Photo via Harpo, Inc Oprah discusses “Belief” her new show, her new focus. (VIDEO) Issa Rae turned Insecure into a good thing … Continue reading WEEKLY ROUNDUP: BELIEF, SEXISM & ARE YOU BUSY?