This time from my friend Rachel Feldman. The fight to be recognized and employed continues. This article has a little bit more information about what is really going on inside the television and movie business and why female TV directors are so rarely employed. An excellent open letter to showrunners who are at the neck […]
Another important article was published today. It got me thinking. I worked as script supervisor on over 300 episodes of television. How many women did I work with? Betty Thomas Arlene Sanford Bethany Rooney Jan Eliasberg Karen Gaviola Melanie Mayron That is all I can remember. 6 women out of 300 episodes. Tweet This […]
For years women television directors have been told to wait, the change in employment will come. In 2014 we are told, again, to wait for change which will be slow in coming
If you need another infographic about the abysmal numbers of women directors, here it is. From IndieWire. Tweet This Post
After years of saying that “a woman can’t open a movie”, comes a string of movies with a female lead. And they are making money too.
Together with the statistics The DGA released the list of the “Worst of” and the “Best of” television series in regards to the employment of women and minorities. Here the DGA list: SHOWS THAT HIRED NO WOMEN AND NO MINORITY DIRECTORS: Title (Production Company/Network) – Percentage of Episodes by Women or Minority Directors: After Lately (CP […]
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Women directors increased their numbers by 4% in the past 14 years. Congratulations! you’ve finally reached 12%