Monthly Archives: January 2012

A “Smash”ing Premiere

While I might write about Hollywood I live in NY. I really don’t get to see the everyday machinations of the business. I like it that way. It keeps it more mysterious. I was able to get a little taste … Continue reading

Sundance Deals 2012: The Women

Here’s the list of women directed and women written films that got picked up out of Sundance. I’m sure there will be more to come. Women Directed 2 Days in New York (Magnolia) — directed by Julie Delpy Black Rock (LD Distribution) — directed by … Continue reading

Vanity Fair Hollywood Issue 2012

At least they are all dressed. But all the satin kind of reminds me of a brothel. Thw women on the power panel which is the actual cover are Rooney Mara, Mia Wasikowska, Jennifer Lawrence and Jessica Chastain. And Jennifer … Continue reading

Sundance 2012 Success Story: Ava Duvernay

One of the biggest success stories out of Sundance is Ava Duvernay. Here is a woman who started a new distribution movement — African American Film Festival Releasing Movement; put out two successful films in a year; brought her new film which … Continue reading

The Help Wins Big at the SAG Awards

Check out this image of the cast of the Help winning best ensemble at the SAG Awards last night. I’m pretty sure we won’t see that many women on a stage again at the same time winning an award (at … Continue reading