Gamechanger aims to shift the huge gender disparity in the film industry and marketplace.
We provide production financing to the enormous but undervalued talent pool of women directors.
Gender bias in financing is cited as the foremost obstacle to a woman’s career development in film.
When a woman is in the director’s chair, there is likely to be a higher proportion of women in all other departments, and female characters on screen are likely to be more multidimensional.
Stats - Studio
Women comprise 13.5% of DGA membership, 6% of directors of Top 250 grossing films of 2013, and 5% of directors of Top 100 grossing films between 1994-2013.
Stats - Indie
Women comprise 18% of directors of narrative features at film festivals between 2011-12 and 10% of directors of indie features between 2009-2013.