Female Director Says Hollywood Isn't Actually Trying to Hire Women

Director Lexi Alexander received an Oscar nomination for her short film Johnny Flynton in 2003. Since then, she's directed movies like Green Street Hooligans (which she also wrote) and Punisher: War Zone. And this week, shortly before no women were nominated for Best Director, she took to her blog to write about the… » 1/16/14 2:50pm 1/16/14 2:50pm

Woman Director Told She Didn't Get Job Because of Missing Penis

There's no business like show business. Unless, of course, you're a woman; and then it's just like every other business in the world: seriously fucked. I thought Hollywood was supposed to be a liberal progressive bastion, a place that embraces our differences and broadcasts them to the world in one big fucking kumbaya… » 10/04/12 9:20pm 10/04/12 9:20pm

Breaking: Hollywood Dominated By White Male Directors

The New York Times' Michael Cieply scanned the big studio schedules and reports that "Hollywood directors are pretty much what they have always been." White. And male. Women & Hollywood's Melissa Silverstein says: "No shit, Sherlock." » 8/24/09 2:20pm 8/24/09 2:20pm