Movies depend on making connections with the audience, with more and more women turning off media that is the “dumb blonde” stereotype ..the survival of actual movie theaters may depend on status quo being forced to change to the expectations of consumers.
Do attacks on his personal life, rumors, accounts, and the anger of a woman reviled, detract from what he has done professionally? Fairly Joss douche or not created Buffy, and changed television and inspired a generation of young women like me to say I can be a hero! As Buffy’s stated, “Ooooh I am quaking in my stylish yet affordable boots.”
it’s considered risky when women directors like Patty Jenkins are offered the same franchise projects. Batgirl, Harley Quinn, Poison Ivy and many others are considered some of the most iconic and complex characters in comics history, and it is important to not just have women in front of the camera for these projects, but also behind their production. People who can fully grasp their nuances and relate them to audiences should tell their stories. And who could better relate to the challenges of working in a male-dominated environment than a female director?
Can Patty Jenkins make the superhero world safe for female directors?
With Wonder Woman Premiering this Friday we are going to celebrate Wonder Woman count down
When on shooting a movie on location. Do not go on national TV after the Superbowl and say really awful things about the people in the state you shot your movie in. They watch TV too. AND movies.
Award season nominations and wins had me doing a bit of research via @awards_watch and one GLARING thing I saw right away is that there were so very few roles for women. These captains of industry should be the ones leading the charge to make a change.
I watched Marvels Jessica Jones on Netflix. Krysten Ritter as Jessica Jones was fantastic. The female show runner Melisa Rosenberg Created this darker than most of Marvel properties. It is darker than Daredevil (who, spoiler, doesn’t make an appearance but Rosario Dawson does have a cameo as Hell’s Kitchen’s own night nurse) This show is definitely an adult show.. Not that […]
Idiots from http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/ OCTOBER 19, 2015 2:15pm PT by Graeme McMillan “Boycott Star Wars VII” Movement Launched; Movie Called “Anti-White” The new movie is “promoting white genocide” say those behind the Twitter hashtag. The new movie is “promoting white genocide” say those behind the Twitter hashtag. The Force is with the Internet as it (im)patiently awaits the release of the […]
I am so glad that so many have read my blog posts over at www.GeekGirlsRising.com. Writing here has been a great release for me because I don’t have a filter, […]
Gender Bias in Hollywood is a Vicious Circle. The solution to this very real problem is going to take a very real solution. Not just passing the buck.