A Female Producer Explains 4 Ways Women Get a Raw Deal in Hollywood | Vulture

By Mynette Louie By this point, it’s been well established that women who work in film have a tougher time of it than men. Even so, when the Tumblr account Shit People Say to Women Directors recently debuted, it quickly went viral. Many of its crowdsourced anecdotes involved terrible tales of extreme sexism and harassment, but just as 

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Gamechanger’s Mynette Louie on Changing Hollywood from the Inside Out | The Mary Sue

by Lesley Coffin The state of female directors in Hollywood is fairly bleak. For an industry that so often prides itself on being groundbreaking and open-minded, the statistics are terrible; speak with female directors working in the business and they’ll acknowledge that sexism is alive and well in the film industry, in front and behind 

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Gamechanger Films Finds Success With Fund for Female-Helmed Features | Variety

By Thelma Adams Gotham’s Gamechanger Films has already proved it has game. Launched in August 2013, the equity financing fund for female-helmed fiction features came out of the gate with Martha Stephens’ co-directorial debut, “Land Ho!” The Iceland-set road comedy premiered at Sundance in 2014. Picked up by Sony Pictures Classics, it went on to win the Film 

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Sundance Women Producers: Meet Mynette Louie | Indiewire Women & Hollywood

By Melissa Silverstein | Women and Hollywood | January 19, 2014 at 3:00PM “Keeping up with the changing distribution landscape is exhausting! It feels like between the time a film of mine gets greenlit to the time it premieres, distribution has morphed and the players have changed.” Producer Mynette Louie has worked on the films Children of 

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Press Release: Martha Stephens & Aaron Katz’s Buddy Comedy “Land Ho!” Shoots in Iceland

Martha Stephens & Aaron Katz’s Buddy Comedy “Land Ho!” Shoots in Iceland David Gordon Green Executive Producing; First Film Financed by Women Directors Fund Gamechanger Films Martha Stephens (Pilgrim Song, Passenger Pigeons) and Aaron Katz (Cold Weather, Quiet City, Dance Party, USA) have teamed up to co-write and co-direct LAND HO!, a buddy comedy set 

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