Awards Circuit Minority Report Episode 7: ‘Batman v. Superman’ and Superheroes

Welcome to the Awards Circuit Minority Report!  A new weekly podcast, in conjunction with the Awards Circuit Power Hour podcast that is hosted by the female writers of AwardsCircuit.com.  We talk gender, race, and all feminist issues in Hollywood and Film! On the agenda: Minority Minute The Walking Dead Olivia Wilde’s Ageism Experience Women in […]

Awards Circuit Minority Report Episode 6: ’10 Cloverfield Lane’ and ‘The People vs. OJ Simpson’

Welcome to the Awards Circuit Minority Report!  A new weekly podcast, in conjunction with the Awards Circuit Power Hour podcast that is hosted by the female writers of AwardsCircuit.com.  We talk gender, race, and all feminist issues in Hollywood and Film! On the agenda: Minority Minute 10 Cloverfield Lane and Paul Feig’s response to Ghostbusters […]

Awards Circuit Minority Report Episode 5: Hollywood Whitewashing and Foreign Horror Films

Welcome to the Awards Circuit Minority Report!  A new weekly podcast, in conjunction with the Awards Circuit Power Hour podcast that is hosted by the female writers of AwardsCircuit.com.  We talk gender, race, and all feminist issues in Hollywood and Film! AGENDA: Minority Minute talking People vs. OJ Simpson and Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Questions and […]

Celebrating International Women’s Day: Around the World with 50 Great Actresses

Despite what Hollywood may have you believe, actresses have been an integral part of the film industry since the earliest days of the medium. Indeed, many film lovers can trace their cinephilia back to the first time they saw actresses like Mary Pickford, Sophia Loren and Meryl Streep grace the screen. And today, that tradition […]

Awards Circuit Minority Report Episode 3: Diversity on Television and the Romance Genre

Welcome to the Awards Circuit Minority Report!  A new weekly podcast, in conjunction with the Awards Circuit Power Hour podcast that is hosted by the female writers of AwardsCircuit.com.  We talk gender, race, and all feminist issues in Hollywood and Film! On the agenda: Minority Minute (Rant/Rave segment) Talking a bit about Paul Weitz’s “Grandma.” […]

Awards Circuit Minority Report Episode 1: Oscars So White and the Female Voices in Hollywood

Welcome to the Awards Circuit Minority Report!  A new weekly podcast, in conjunction with the Awards Circuit Power Hour podcast that is hosted by the female writers of AwardsCircuit.com.  We talk gender, race, and all feminist issues in Hollywood and Film! On the agenda: An introduction to the format and the female voices behind the […]

Five Underrated Films Directed by Women

WOMEN IN CINEMA: White, male, and heteronormative. Perhaps confrontational but accurate descriptors of the current face of the film industry. It shouldn’t be news to anyone that women, particularly black women, are an underrepresented class in the director’s chair. Despite the recent vocal acknowledgement of the problem, things do not appear to be getting any […]

Superheroine Producers Needed – A Plea for Gender Equality in Hollywood

WOMEN IN CINEMA: With the latest installment in The Avengers franchise kicking off the summer with soaring box-office digits and the release of Marvel’s latest superhero venture “Ant-Man” this week, superhero films are aplenty in Hollywood – male superhero films, anyway. There hasn’t been a major comic book to film adaptation featuring a superheroine (but […]