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Half the Picture (2018)

TV-PG | | Documentary | 8 June 2018 (USA)
HALF THE PICTURE is a documentary about the dismal number of women directors working in Hollywood, using the current EEOC investigation into discriminatory hiring practices as a framework ... See full summary »

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Amy Adrion

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Cast

Credited cast:
Ava DuVernay ... Herself
Jill Soloway ... Herself
Lena Dunham ... Herself
Miranda July ... Herself
Catherine Hardwicke ... Herself
Gina Prince-Bythewood ... Herself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rosanna Arquette ... Herself
Jamie Babbit ... Herself
Emily Best Emily Best ... Herself
Maria Burton ... Herself
Patricia Cardoso ... Herself
Brenda Chapman ... Herself
Martha Coolidge ... Herself
Jennifer Dean ... Herself
Rachel Feldman ... Herself
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HALF THE PICTURE is a documentary about the dismal number of women directors working in Hollywood, using the current EEOC investigation into discriminatory hiring practices as a framework to talk to successful women directors about their career paths, struggles, inspiration and hopes for the future.

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Taglines:

The Women Behind the Cameras. The Stories Behind the Women.

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 June 2018 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,581, 10 June 2018, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$21,589, 24 June 2018
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Production Co:

Leocadia Films See more »
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Color
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People need to relax...
2 August 2018 | by livinglifingSee all my reviews

Listen, I am all for equality in the workplace and anywhere else. It's not only the law, but it is fair. Black or white, man or woman, everyone has the right to be treated with respect and given opportunities to succeed. But, if audience appeal leans towards movies by men, what are studios supposed to do? They cant change the viewing habits and preferences of millions of people. If you want more women directing films, go out and convince the public to buy the product they are offering. It's a business. Ask yourself if you would throw away your livelihood to make a brief point? To be politically correct all the time. Everyone is comfortable going with the flow until it hits them in their own wallet. Stop crying and find a better way to achieve what you want...


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