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Where are all the Female Directors? May 21, 2007

Posted by Winter in film, race matters.
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Jane Campion is calling for more recognition and money for female film directors. I second that, but with the proviso that we don’t end up “recognising” and funding only white middle-class female directors.

The FWord has some more on this story, where I notice that the only three women who have ever been nominated for the Palm D’or are all white: Jane Campion, Lina Wertmuller and, of course, Sophia Coppola.

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