Monthly Archives: November 2011

Headlines Matter

The Sundance competition lineup is out. Analysis on the gender breakdown to come. But here’s the first thing I saw when I opened the story in the Hollywood Reporter (I seriously think they need a visit from the media gender police- … Continue reading

The Sad Death of Prime Suspect

This TV season has lots of female created and female starring shows. Some stink (Whitney), some are great (Up All Night), and most kind of fall somewhere in the middle (2 Broke Girls). (For a an analysis of the Whitney … Continue reading

Dirty Trailer for Young Adult — written by Diablo Cody

If you think you knew what Young Adult was about, this will throw a wrench in those thoughts. Just please don’t play this around the kids — it’s good and dirty.

Gotham Award Winners: The Women

The awards season began in earnest last evening with the IFP sponsored Gotham Awards. Here are the female winners: Breakthrough Director — Dee Rees — Pariah — hopefully this is the first of many awards for Dee this season. Pariah opens December 28. Best Film Not Playing at a … Continue reading