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'Five Things They Don't Tell You About Being a Top Screenwriter' in New York Magazine, Oct. 21, 2013, p. 57.
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[on screenplay-writing for actresses] The attitude toward women in this industry is nauseating. There are all sorts of porcine executives who are uncomfortable with a woman doing anything subversive. They want the movie about the beautiful girl who trips and falls, the adorable klutz.
Her writing frequently centers on a woman or girl with a public and obvious external struggle who is also hiding a much more personal internal struggle.