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Number of Women Oscar Nominees Remains Low

| January 16, 2014

The nominees for the 86th Academy Awards were announced this morning and as we have for the past two years the Women’s Media Center looked at the number of women who were nominated for awards across all non-performance categories. More »

Oscars, Hollywood, Sexism and Women

| February 25, 2013

It’s clear it was the women rocked the Oscars telecast but when the time came to hand out statuettes, it was still the men who took home all the prizes. More »

Where Are the Women at the Oscars: The Stats

| February 23, 2012

Got your Oscar scorecards ready? The Women Media Center has ours: Here’s the “scorecard” of women nominated for 84th Annual Academy Awards. More »

Kicking It on Kickstarter!

Kicking It on Kickstarter!

| January 13, 2012

The powerful coming-of-age film “Pariah” is currently playing to critical acclaim. Its post-production story demonstrates the crowdfunding potential of Kickstarter for women filmmakers. More »

"The Iron Lady" Takes a Hit

| January 9, 2012

"Why the Odds Are Still Stacked Against Women in Hollywood"

| December 16, 2011

Jane Fonda Accepts the Sherry Lansing Leadership Award

| December 12, 2011

WMC Women’s Media Awards Photos

| December 5, 2011

Coverage for WMC Women's Media Awards

Coverage for WMC Women's Media Awards

| December 5, 2011

Breaking Bella—When Love Equals Violence

Breaking Bella—When Love Equals Violence

| November 18, 2011

The author—many of whose friends, along with their younger sisters, have loved the Twilight characters since the day they picked up the first novel in the series—turns a spotlight on the fate of the heroine of "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part One," which opens this week. More »