The forgotten women of film production

Posted Wednesday 17 Apr 2019

The meticulous, exhausting work of hand-colouring film was one of the first careers in film production available to artistic women, and they came to dominate the field at the turn of the 20th century. There are some amazing (but copyrighted so we couldn't share them) images in this article - check them out at the link below.

 

 

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Hollywood embraces diversity but why are female director jobs still sparse?

Posted Wednesday 17 Apr 2019

Two weeks ago, the big movie studios showcased their 2019 lineups for multiplex executives, and diversity shone through! However, The New York Times laments, while moviegoers are responding favourably to diverse casting and stories, fewer ticket-buying decisions are made based on the gender of the filmmaker.