Women in Film

More Diversity In The Film Industry Is Not An Option

Betty Ann Heggie | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada Living
Betty Ann Heggie

Subtly, through the years we have been indoctrinated to view the world through a patriarchal lens. In virtually every sector those who select the protagonist, choose the narrative, act as distributor and pen the review, have endorsed or subscribed to a traditional masculine value system.

Canada's NFB Just Got Serious About Gender Parity

AFP/Relaxnews | Posted 03.09.2016 | Canada Living

Changes will happen in the next three years.

Where Da Women At?

CP | Keven Drews, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.31.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A lot of time, effort and public money may be going into filming some well-known, live-action television series in Canada, but a new repor...

With More Women in Film, Has Anything Changed?

Erika Lust | Posted 02.27.2013 | Canada Living
Erika Lust

A few weeks ago, my newsfeed was filled with stories from this year's Sundance Film Festival: "Record Number of Female Directors!" However, what little information I could find about the films centering around women with sexual storylines led to utter disappointment -- did they all just happen to be really dark, or is the female perspective on sex an utter failure?