Monthly Archives: June 2017

Academy Board of Governors Is Now 39% Female

Director Kimberly Peirce, a new member of the Academy’s board of governors: ScreenSlam/YouTubeShortly after inviting a historic 774 new members to join its ranks, the Academy held its annual board of governors election and, per The Hollywood Reporter, women were … Continue reading

Unheard & Unseen: Crowdfunding Picks

“Leia’s Army”Thousands of women’s stories are ignored or simply go untold — a huge problem that is addressed in this round of crowdfunding picks. These stories are diverse, yet they’re united by their commitment to sharing women-centric narratives that have previously gone … Continue reading