Candian TV female directors fare as bad as the Americans – only 16% of the episodes are directed by women, a Women in View research found.
A few days ago a friend told me we can get all the statistics about women directors in television from the internet. It has been really difficult to get those numbers from the Director’s Guild of America, so we really didn’t know how many women are employed and what are the condition […]
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Females in Key Creative Positions by Genre Type Across 11 years (2002-2012) of programmed U.S. feature-length films at the Sundance Film Festival, 29.8% of content creators (directors, writers, producers, cinematographers, editors) were female. This translates into 2.36 males to every 1 female behind the camera. Significant findings were found regarding content creator gender in three […]
Dr. Martha Lauzen from San Diego University tracks the employment numbers for women television directors, writers, producers, and cinematographers.
The number of female television directors are lower than the DGA statistics which includesminority male as well.
Some television shows did hire women directors. About 1 in 20 male directors that is.
Some shows on prime time American television did not employ even one female director.