Alicia Harris wanted to illustrate that rape can happen at home—a fact too many women, and men, unfortunately know first-hand.
The Ghostbusters remake controversy is back from the dead this Halloween. Only this time it’s girls that are doing the haunting.
Despite progress, girls in Afghanistan continue to face various obstacles as they pursue an education. Beth Murphy captures some of these challenges in the documentary “What Tomorrow Brings.”
“I am drawn to stories about women and it’s important to not apologize for that.”
For 16 years, Lunafest has traveled around North America annually to showcase short films “by, for, and about women.”
Widely recognized as the first feminist film in history, La Souriante Madame Beudet—The Smiling Madame Budet—is not quite the light afternoon treat.
SuicideKale is a low-budget, LGBT-centered indie feature film defying Hollywood’s norms. Actors Brittani Nichols, Jasika Nicole, and Brianna Baker spoke with Ms. about diversity and inclusion in media.
Maybe, in another’s decade’s time, Hollywood will finally be ready to show us dynamic, complex portrayals of women.
We need to be vigilant about how unconscious tokenism affects the perception of black women in popular media and beyond.
Elle Woods has been around for 15 years. Here’s some of our favorite quotes from the timeless Legally Blonde.