In 2016 Directors UK found that of 2,500 films made in the UK over the last 10 years, only 13% were directed by women.
On average, female directors will direct fewer films in their career and are less likely to receive a second, third or fourth directing job. In other words, numbers are low for women directors in general but they get even lower as women age.*
Women Over 50 Film Festival (WOFFF) is an international film festival aiming to redress the age and gender imbalance older women face in the film industry. WOFFF is a celebration of women over 50 in front of and behind the camera, and this September is launching its third annual, interactive, engaging, entertaining weekend of films and activities for older women and their friends.
Ellen Page will be playing in "Flatliners", a sequel to Joel Schumacher film of the same name which was released in 1990.
Director Arnetta Randall has released a short film entitled "Kismet" which tells the love story between two beautiful women of color.
We know what was hiding the mystery of a meeting between the cast and crew of "The L Word".
This is the consternation among fans of "Sense8" since Netflix just announced the cancellation of the series after only two seasons and a special holiday episode.