‘Ghostbusters’ Perfect Example Of How Internet Movie Ratings Are Broken | from FiveThirtyEight

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  “Ghostbusters isn’t even out in theaters as I’m writing this, but over 12,000 people have made their judgment.” With the new all-female Ghostbusters trailer the lowest-rated trailer in history, with 800,000 down votes as of today, and reports of disgruntled males claiming their childhood has been ruined, let’s turn to the refreshing stats from FiveThirtyEight‘s Walt Hickey, […]

Gender Matters: Record-Breaking Funding for Women

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The Australian Government revealed the 58 recipients of Screen Australia’s Gender Matters program Screen Australia, a federal government agency for film in Australia, has funded 58 female-led projects with $2.7 million as part of its Gender Matters program. CEO Graeme Mason said the agency wants to “flood the pipeline” with new and established filmmakers. Projects with Rachel Griffiths, […]

Interview with Xanthe Wells, Creative Director

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We caught up with creative director  Xanthe Wells on the red carpet of the Alliance for Women in Media Southern California’s 57th Annual Genii Awards. Xanthe was presented with the Excellence in Advertising Award by Patrick O’Neill, Chief Creative Officer of Theranos. Prior to becoming a freelance creative director, she was Chief Creative Officer at […]