I was blessed to learn about a new book this morning Hollywood: Her Story, An Illustrated History of Women and the Movies which is perfect for Charlie to read in our Drama Class.Read More
Women have played significant roles in animated movies throughout their history. Read More
Jacqui Palumbo files a story including “Add to Queue: Hidden women’s histories” that features Hollywood: Her Story. Read More
In 2012, biopics – movies that dramatize the stories of real people – were released for Aretha Franklin (Respect) and Billie Holiday (The United States vs. Billie Holiday).Read More
We are so pleased that Our Wabi Sabi Life selected Hollywood: Her Story to be listed in their Holiday Gift Guide for Her! Read More
Hollywood: Her Story, Is A Fabulous Book Honoring Women Involved In Every Area Of The Movie IndustryRead More
Hollywood: Her Story featured on prettyprogressive.com as one of the best feminist books for young adults.Read More
When we were conducting the research for our book, we were amazed at the number of women screenwriters who were writing Westerns during the 1930s. Read More
When we recently viewed the documentary Rita Moreno: Just a Girl Who Decided To Go For It, we were reminded that Rita Moreno is one of the few EGOT winners – someone who has won at least one each of an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony Award.
On July 4th, we celebrated Independence Day and the ideals of the founders of the United States of America. For our newsletter this month, we decided to focus on the female filmmakers and stars of the movies that told us patriotic stories about events and people that strove to achieve those ideals – that all men and women are created equal and that they are endowed with the unalienable rights of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.