Monthly Archives: April 2011

Women at the Box Office: April 29 — May 1, 2011

Women Centric Currently Playing The ArborPromHannaSoul SurferPoticheMiralSucker Punch Jane Eyre — written by Moira BuffiniRed Riding Hood — directed by Catherine HardwickeI Will Follow — written and directed by Ava Duvernay Women Directed Films Currently Playing Blank City — directed by Celine DanhierMeek’s Cutoff — directed by Kelly ReichardtIn a Better … Continue reading

Women Win Big Prizes at Tribeca Film Festival

Lisa Aschan’s Swedish film She Monkeys (which I missed and desperately want to see) won the best narrative at the 2011 Tribeca Film Festival. The film was written by Josefine Adolfsson and Lisa Aschan. Alma Har’el won the best documentary honors … Continue reading

First Poster: Glenn Close in Albert Nobbs

Glenn Close returns to the big screen in Albert Nobbs. Hope it gets picked up for US distribution. Close is also producing this and is the co-writer. h/t Rope of Silicon

Christine Vachon on the State of the Cinema

Listen to prolific producer Chistine Vachon talk about the state of the current cinema at this year’s SF International Film Festival. She says the state of current cinema may not be happening in the actual cinema. Interesting.

Trailer Watch: Another Earth

This is co-written and starring Brit Marling. Opens July 20

Trailer Watch: What’s Your Number?

Do you think this will be the film that makes people believe women can be funny or is it the film that confirms that women can be as stupid as the guys.