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Filmmaker Who Gives Voice to “Rebels” Spotlights the Work of Helping Girls Escape Abuse

Filmmaker Who Gives Voice to “Rebels” Spotlights the Work of Helping Girls Escape Abuse

| May 13, 2015

The newest project by Kim Longinotto, recently honored at the San Francisco International Film Festival, reflects her longtime interest in changemakers. More »

A Feminist Film Festival With a Different Take

A Feminist Film Festival With a Different Take

| February 8, 2012

The Athena Film Festival, opening in its second year this week at Barnard College, is designed to advance a national conversation on women and leadership, as its cofounder Melissa Silverstein explains. More »

For Colored Girls: A Mixed Bag for Race & Gender in Hollywood

November 12, 2010

The Lilly Awards Honor Women in Theatre

The Lilly Awards Honor Women in Theatre

| June 3, 2010

Preempting the male bastion that dominates the Tony Awards, supporters of women playwrights took matters into their own hands, as Women and Hollywood blogger Melissa Silverstein explains. More »