Monthly Archives: March 2014

Quote of the Day: Penelope Spheeris

Penelope Spheeris has over 30 directing credits to her name, including the films Wayne’s World, The Little Rascals, and Black Sheep, but she doesn’t have the career she wants. “When people say I have an eclectic body of work, yes, it’s … Continue reading

Can Women Drive Studio Movie Decision Making?

Yesterday, Amanda Hess at Slate’s XX Factor blog published a piece titled “Women Buy Half of All Movie Tickets. That Won’t Mean More Female Characters.” She responds to a couple of Women and Hollywood’s recent posts regarding women and the … Continue reading

Andrea Arnold to Head Cannes Critics Week Jury

British director Andrea Arnold has been named the head of the five-person jury at Cannes Critics Week. A showcase of 20 films (with 7 in competition), Critics Weeks is devoted to discovering new talent. All participating works are the first or … Continue reading