• Women Rally on Cannes Red Carpet to Highlight Gender Inequality

    3 monthes ago - By NY Times

    Female stars including Cate Blanchett, Salma Hayek and Marion Cotillard staged a demonstration to highlight how few movies by female directors compete at the festival.
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  • Cannes: Cate Blanchett, Ava DuVernay, Kristen Stewart Among 82 To Protest Gender Inequality; Read Blanchett's Speech

    3 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Cate Blanchett , Ava DuVernay , Patty Jenkins , Kristen Stewart, Marion Cotillard and Agnes Varda were among 82 women to take part in a gender equality protest on the red-carpet in Cannes this evening.
    The actors, directors, writers, producers and distributors stood half way up the red carpet as a symbol of the challenges women face to climb the industry ladder. 82 represents the number of women directors who have had movies in Competition in Cannes during its 71 years. That...
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