Melissa Silverstein: Founder, Women & Hollywood

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Women Transforming Media: Melissa Silverstein from The MY HERO Project on Vimeo. My cameraman and I are in New York, searching at the last minute for a space to film our interview with Melissa Silverstein, the Brooklyn-born-and-raised, Barbara Streisand-idolizing, feminist firebrand who founded the Indiewire blog, Women and Hollywood. Our original shooting location has fallen […]

Abigail Disney: Documentary Filmmaker

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Framed photos line the sill of the big picture window in Abigail Disney’s office, tinted according to their decade. We’re setting up in the Daphne Foundation, the family foundation she established with husband Pierre Hauser to fight poverty in New York City. It is also the headquarters of her production company, Fork Films, which is […]