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Killing Bin Laden Movie: Will It Happen?

Hollywood Reporter | Posted 07.02.2011 | Entertainment

Somebody get Kathryn Bigelow a rewrite!  Just as the Oscar-winning director and her screenwriting collaborator Mark Boal have been meeting with ac...

Oscar Night 2030

David D. Burstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
David D. Burstein

Film matters. As a culture, we need good films, it's central to our way of life, our exchange of ideas, and our basic social interactions.

Ten Women Directors You Should Know About

flavorwire.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Kathryn Bigelow may have been the first female filmmaker to win a Best Director Oscar for 2009′s The Hurt Locker. But did you happen to notice that ...

XX Chromosocial: Women Artists Cross The Homosocial Divide

G. Roger Denson | Posted 03.08.2013 | Arts
G. Roger Denson

The rise of feminism corresponds roughly with the expansion of the artworld to include women's production. This is a history that began predominantly in impelling women's art as an expression of the identification of women apart from men.

Live-blogging the 2011 Oscar telecast

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
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Marshall Fine

8:39PM EST Off to a good start with the hosts, James Franco and Anne Hathaway, inserted into scenes from several of the Oscar nominees, on an Incept...

Catherine Hardwicke's Lady Issues

Jamie Frevele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jamie Frevele

Catherine Hardwicke has decided to play the vagina card, whining about how the Big Bad Men wouldn't let her direct an Oscar-nominated Man Movie.

Where Are All The Women In Film?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Kathryn Bigelow made history last year when she won the Oscar for directing 'The Hurt Locker.' She was the first woman to win the award, and only the ...

Here's to Female "Troublemakers" Making History

Mary Hughes | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mary Hughes

For many women of the baby boom generation, "making trouble" requires a gentle nudge -- even in the name of worthy causes. Happily, that's changing.

Note: Oscars Don't Finance Films

Jeff Steele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jeff Steele

If you ever find yourself catapulted into big budget, star studded, studio pictures, don't try to parlay that ahead of time; go on vacation until it's time to be on set, and then parlay it while you're in post.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Yahoo Selects 212 Most Iconic Images Of 2010

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Its been quite a year. But then we say that every year around this time. We can barely go twelve days without something taking over our airwaves and ...

A Woman's Touch: Ten Great Films From Female Directors

John Farr | Posted 06.21.2013 | Entertainment
John Farr

Though film directing has been an overwhelmingly male preserve, there's an enduring legacy of women directors to celebrate. To prove my point, here are ten of my own favorite titles helmed by women.

Send Hollywood A Message: Go See This Movie

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julia Moulden

Women (and the men we love) want to see films about people's lives. We're interested in love, not lampooning. Caring, not carnage. Insight, not ignorance. And if you make them, we will come.

One Step Forward, Two Steps Sideways

Ellen Snortland | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ellen Snortland

Women performers are suffering in an industry run by estrogen-phobic people, regardless of their gender "There's way too much estrogen here -- I gott...

PHOTOS: Ryan Seacrest Moderates Bing's Creative Panel At SoHo House

Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Ryan Seacrest smiled as he began the panel with this fastball: "What is the future of entertainment?" But the group of industry innovators jumped righ...

Hollywood's Hidden Morality Tale in The Hurt Locker vs. Avatar

Dr. Wendy Jacobson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. Wendy Jacobson

In the hidden drama of the Oscars, Cameron starred as brilliant megalomaniac/erratic ex-spouse/father. Fostering Bigelow's win was her image as a class-act -- a finer person, not necessarily a finer artist.

Geena Davis Uses Her Celebrity Power to Help Improve the Gender Disparity in Film and TV for Kids

Melissa Silverstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Melissa Silverstein

Most of the gender disparities in media are complicated. What moved me last night was how deep Davis' commitment to this work is and how well she articulates the issue.

'The Hurt Locker' vs. 'Avatar': Were the Academy Awards Small-Minded?

Dr. Wendy Jacobson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. Wendy Jacobson

Was the message to Cameron, "You've gotten quite enough awards and kudos for Titanic and the rest of your work. Be satisfied"?

Hollywood's Hottest Couple?

Deborah Schoeneman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Deborah Schoeneman

It's been a week since the Oscars and there's been no story about how Hurt Locker director Kathryn Bigelow, 58, and screenwriter Mark Boal, 36, are together -- even though much of Hollywood seems to think this is the case.

Benicio Del Toro Looks to Cannes, Getting Behind the Camera

Ashley Wren Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Ashley Wren Collins

Cannes is set to kick-off this evening with the premiere of Ridley Scott's Robin Hood, starring Russell Crowe and Cate Blanchett. Ridley's movie is not in competition, but the premiere is destined to bring the stars out in droves.

Meal Periods: An Academy Award-Worthy Summer Lunch at the Malibu Vineyard...Fine Art and Big Eats Included

Michael McCarty | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Michael McCarty

When I met Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal last July at Malibu Vineyard, they mentioned their new indie film, The Hurt Locker. Now, seven months later, they've got 6 Oscars on the mantle.

Kathryn Bigelow's Life in Art

Bettina Korek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

It's undeniably a great thing that a woman won for the first time, but probably more surprising that Bigelow made the transition from collaborating on art world films to directing in Hollywood.

Ajami and the Oscars: Who Really Represents Israel?

David Saranga | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Saranga

Even if a film is critical of Israel, it is also an expression of the open character of our democracy. This is why I was astonished by the outrageous statement by Scandar Copti, an Arab Israeli director, that he does not represent Israel.

Oscars Away: Five Random Observations from the 2010 Academy Awards

The DC Damsel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
The DC Damsel

I did something on Sunday night that I haven't done since I was a co-ed in my dorm room at the University of Wisconsin, I popped some kettle corn and ...

Five Memories From My First Awards Season

Fabio Periera | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Fabio Periera

As Hollywood settles back into a more quotidian routine, its Oscargasm finally over and the glitz and glam neatly folded away till another season, it's a good time to take a look back at a few of this year's awards season highlights.

The Time Has Come

Melissa Silverstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Melissa Silverstein

This morning, women directors around the world will walk a little taller, smile a little brighter, and feel a bit stronger and more confident as they sweep up the glass that Katherine Bigelow shattered at the Oscars.