Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...

Women and Hollywood

Melissa Silverstein is the founder and editor of Women and Hollywood, one of the most respected sites for issues related to women and film as well as other areas of pop culture. Women and Hollywood educates, advocates, and agitates for gender parity across the entertainment industry.

She is also the co-founder and Artistic Director of The Athena Film Festival. The 4th annual festival took place from February 6-9, 2014 at Barnard College in NYC.

Melissa recently published the first book from Women and Hollywood, In Her Voice: Women Directors Talk Directing, which is a compilation of over 40 interviews that have appeared on the site.

Email Melissa

Sunlight Jr. and Sherrybaby Director Laurie Collyer Shines a Light on the Unseen America

An in-depth interview with writer-director Laurie Collyer, whose latest film, Sunlight Jr., will be released November 15.
  • By Melissa Silverstein
  • |
  • November 13, 2013 2:00 PM
  • |

Trailer Watch: Sunlight Jr. - Written and Directed by Laurie Collyer

Laurie Collyer's Sunlight Jr. is her latest film following up 2006's Sherrybaby starring Maggie Gyllenhaal.
  • By Kerensa Cadenas
  • |
  • September 30, 2013 1:00 PM
  • |

Email Updates