Tag: Female Directors

‘Happening’ Sundance Review

‘Happening’ Sundance Review

-Allison McCulloch Happening is a haunting adaptation of Annie Ernaux’s memoir. It won the Golden Lion at Venice in 2021. It’s a stark look at what a girl must do to get an abortion in France in 1963, before abortion became legal. Her friends scoff at the very idea going against the system, and the … Continue reading ‘Happening’ Sundance Review

Female Directors Make History With Most Noms in One Year at Golden Globes

Female Directors Make History With Most Noms in One Year at Golden Globes

Don’t expect Natalie Portman to introduce the Best Director category at the Golden Globes this year with a repeat of “and here are the all male nominees.” (But please let her present!) For the first time in its history, the Golden Globes have nominated more than one woman in the Best Director category!   Chloe … Continue reading Female Directors Make History With Most Noms in One Year at Golden Globes