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Half the Picture (2018)

TV-PG | | Documentary | 8 June 2018 (USA)
HALF THE PICTURE is a documentary about the dismal number of women directors working in Hollywood, using the current EEOC investigation into discriminatory hiring practices as a framework ... See full summary »

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Amy Adrion
2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ava DuVernay ... Herself
Brenda Chapman ... Herself
Caroline Libresco ... Herself
Catherine Hardwicke ... Herself
Chris Hegedus Chris Hegedus ... Herself
Daisy von Scherler Mayer ... Herself
Dolores Leal Dolores Leal ... Herself (as Dolores Y. Leal)
Gina Prince-Bythewood ... Herself
Jamie Babbit ... Herself
Jennifer Phang ... Herself
Jill Soloway ... Herself
Karyn Kusama ... Herself
Kasi Lemmons ... Herself
Kimberly Peirce ... Herself
Kirsten Schaffer ... Herself
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HALF THE PICTURE is a documentary about the dismal number of women directors working in Hollywood, using the current EEOC investigation into discriminatory hiring practices as a framework to talk to successful women directors about their career paths, struggles, inspiration and hopes for the future.

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Taglines:

The Women Behind the Cameras. The Stories Behind the Women.

Genres:

Documentary

Certificate:

TV-PG
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 June 2018 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$6,581, 10 June 2018

Gross USA:

$21,589

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$21,589
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Leocadia Films See more »
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Color
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A Must See Documentary
10 June 2018 | by terrybrackettSee all my reviews

This film played at Through Women's Eyes International Film Festival in Sarasota, Florida, as well as at the Sarasota Film Festival. At TWE it played to a sold out audience and was incredibly well received.

The film accurately and carefully documents the difficulty faced women directors. No surprise really, but still shocking in 2018. This is film which should be seen by every woman interested in film, whether you are in the film industry or a devoted movie goer.

Through Women's Eyes can recommend this film without hesitation!!!


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