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WIF Board Member & ReFrame Ambassador to Produce Oscars

WIF Board Member Stephanie Allain (“Dear White People”) and Oscar-nominated ReFrame Ambassador Lynette Howell Taylor (A STAR IS BORN) will produce the 92nd Academy Awards, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said today. It will be the first involvement with the Oscars for both. “The combined producing talents of Lynette and Stephanie will […]

2019 AFI Fest Line-up & Ticket Giveaway

The weeklong AFI Fest opens this Thursday, featuring an excellent spectrum of women-directed films. We at Women In Film are very excited to see two 2018 recipients of our Film Finishing Fund, THE PLANTERS (co-directed by Alexandra Kotcheff and Hannah Leder) and THE BODY REMEMBERS WHEN THE WORLD BROKE OPEN (co-directed by Elle-Máijá Tailfeathers and […]

Opening This Week: 11/13/19–11/19/19

These films are opening (or playing at repertory cinema) in Los Angeles, and these television series are premiering, which all have been directed, written, produced, shot, scored, or edited by women: 10 THINGS I HATE ABOUT YOU (1999) at Melrose Rooftop Theater on 11/13 Written by Karen McCullah & Kirsten “Kiwi” Smith ATLANTICS Written & […]

Source: “Inequality in 1,200 Popular Films: Examining Portrayals of Gender, Race/Ethnicity, LGBT & Disability from 2007 to 2018,”
Dr. Stacy L. Smith, Marc Choueiti, Dr. Katherine Pieper, Kevin Yao, Ariana Case & Angel Choi; Annenberg Inclusion Initiative