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30 Female Directors Who Would Kill It At Blumhouse


Or make horror movies anywhere else, for that matter.

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6 Filmmaking Tips From Marielle Heller


The director behind ‘Diary of a Teenage Girl’ and ‘Can You Forgive Me?’ talks storytelling, tenacity, and fighting for representation both behind the camera and in front of it.

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‘Generation Wealth’ Cinematographer Shana Hagan on How Cinematography Requires Human Connection


We talk to her about the intimate process of documentary filmmaking, her experience on set for ‘Won’t You Be My Neighbor?’ and more.

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‘The Miseducation of Cameron Post’ Trailer: Desiree Akhavan’s Emotionally Raw Signature Flourishes


The Sundance-winning movie signals a maturation for the director of ‘Appropriate Behavior.’

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The Best Movies Directed By Women of 2018 So Far


It’s already been a standout year for female filmmakers.

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6 Filmmaking Tips from Lynn Shelton


The director of ‘Humpday’ and ‘Outside In’ shares her advice on making a career for yourself in the industry.


SXSW: 5 Female Film Journalists on How Twitter is Shaping the Industry


The female voices of film twitter provide their insight on the current state of film criticism.

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Black Women Filmmakers in the 20th Century


In honor of Black History Month and in the interest of keeping the #femalefilmmakerfriday feeling alive, here are five black women who got their directorial careers started before the year 2000.

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Editing Tonya’s Trauma: An Interview with Tatiana Riegel


An interview with Tatiana Riegel, editor of I, Tonya.