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WOMEN REPRESENT: Immigrants on Screen

In the wake of the recent announcement of the Executive Branch’s intentions to end DACA, we have been talking about immigration here at the Women In Film office. This issue is personal to many of us, as we think of our undocumented loved ones. Hollywood, too, has reacted to this decision. Much of the work […]

Inclusion & Diversity Win at The Emmys!

TV’s golden night was decidedly more colorful than many of the other award shows that have attracted criticism for a lack of diversity. And the love was spread across categories that have not historically featured many winners who are people of color. “Master of None” star Lena Waithe became the first black woman to win […]

Petty Jenkins to Direct WONDER WOMAN 2

“Wonder Woman” has become the biggest blockbuster of the summer with $402 million and counting, beating out the likes of Marvel heavyweights “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2” and “Spider-Man: Homecoming.” Patty Jenkins’ superhero origin story won over critics with its empowering themes and performances, and it did the impossible in getting people to finally […]