It happened again in 2023 – a U.S. feature film directed by a woman reached one billion dollars in box office sales. That film was Barbie and its director was Greta Gerwig.
Honorary Oscars are customarily given during the fall before the Academy Awards ceremony. The awardees for 2024 have been announced. They are actress Angela Bassett, editor Carol Littleton, and director Mel Brooks. Michelle Satter will receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award. Click here to read the newsletter.
Click here to read the article in The Denver Post about Barbara Bridges’ legacy.