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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.

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Killer FIlms and Glass Elevator Merge

The new company will be known as Killer Content.
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  • May 28, 2014 12:02 PM
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If She Can See It, She Can Be It - Panel Discussion in NYC on April 11

The NY International Children's Film Festival
  • By Melissa Silverstein
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  • April 3, 2013 2:00 PM
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Christine Vachon on the State of the Cinema

Listen to prolific producer Chistine Vachon talk about the state of the current cinema at this year's SF International Film Festival. She says the state of current cinema may not be happening in the actual cinema. Interesting.
  • By Melissa Silverstein
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  • April 28, 2011 2:03 AM
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