It’s What I Do: (Female) Journalists in the Days of the National Security State

With the release of Kill the Messenger, there’s been a lot of talk of journalist Gary Webb, and rightfully so. Not only does his reporting deserve to be recognized, but the film is also being released in a time when the national security state is part of our everyday lives. James Risen, The New York … Continue reading It’s What I Do: (Female) Journalists in the Days of the National Security State

What’s Wrong with ‘Female’ Directors? Part Two: Amy Pascal Speaks Out

Forbes interviewed Sony exec Amy Pascal, the only Hollywood studio head who is a woman, about the lack of women helmed movies, among other topics. Sony’s Zero Dark Thirty was the only Oscar Best Picture nominee to star a woman and be directed by a woman. It was also financed by Annapurna Pictures’ Megan Ellison. Pascal is … Continue reading What’s Wrong with ‘Female’ Directors? Part Two: Amy Pascal Speaks Out