The Ava DuVernay Lesson: Women Take Matters into Their Own Hands

The lack of women participating not only in front but behind the camera in Hollywood has been a hot topic throughout the past year, as the Federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission interviews women film and TV directors about their under-served roles in Hollywood (16% of the episodic TV directing jobs, ….Read More

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Oscar Party Tickets for Sale: The Online Disappearing Act

On Wednesday afternoon, website TheVIPConcierge offered tickets to numerous Oscar-related parties, but a few hours later, all those offers had disappeared: Though surprised, the party-givers wasted no time in demanding that the tickets be removed. The site offered tickets to genuine fund-raisers, including the Elton John viewing party this Sunday ….Read More

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