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Nancy Schreiber. ASC

FIRST WOMAN TO WIN ASC’S PRESIDENT AWARD

“If I had paid attention to sexism being an issue, I would not be where I am today,” said Schreiber. “You can’t focus on obstacles. It would have been ludicrous to have those types of thoughts in my head — self-defeatist, really.”

Ivy Kagan Bierman

NEW PARTNER AT LOEB & LOEB/VARIETY500 NOMINEE

Ivy Kagan Bierman, president of GreenLight Women, adds two important accolades to her distinguished career. Fellow Variety500 nominees include Ron Meyer, Tim Cook and Kathleen Kennedy.

Eleanor Coppola

ELEANOR COPPOLA TALKS ABOUT DIRECTING AT 80

Twenty-five years after directing the Apocalypse Now documentary Hearts of Darkness, the helmer made her narrative feature debut with the autobiographical Paris Can Wait, starring Alec Baldwin and Diane Lane.

Sharon Stone

LEADING THE PANEL ON WOMEN’S HEALTH ISSUES

It’s not every day that a high-profile person divulges the ravages of a severe health situation. “I know what it’s like to go through a situation where you are the top, top, top of your field, to absolutely wiped out,” admitted Stone.

Joan Kron

TAKE MY NOSE..PLEASE!  NEW YORK THEATRICAL RUN

89-year-old Joan Kron’s first feature-length documentary was released theatrically in New York on October 6, 2017. Smart and funny, Kron takes an unexpected position on women’s eternal quest for self-improvement.

Stacy L. Smith’s new study

AGING AMERICANS SNUBBED IN BEST PICTURE FILMS

Studies from Humana and USC Annenberg’s Professor Stacy L. Smith highlight ongoing prevalence of ageism in film and perceptions of real-life seniors.

Agnes Varda

DIRECTOR AGNES VARDA WINS HONORARY OSCAR

The 89-year old French director was moved to tears accepting her honorary Oscar from Angelina Jolie on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at the Governor’s Ball.

N.R. Stone, R. Feldman, N. Schreiber

HERE NOW AT THE 2017 LA SHORTS FEST

Director Rachel Feldman, DP Nancy Schreiber, ACS and Producer Nancy Rae Stone celebrate the success of their short film Here Now (italics) starring Amy Brenneman and financed by grants from Panavision, Cine Lease and Technicolor.

Iris Grossman, Lily Tomlin, Lucy Webb

2017 WOMEN’S MARCHES CRUSH EXPECTATIONS

In January 2017, over 2.6 million women of all ages, races and religions crowded cities around the country in a massive protest against inequality.  “It is the beginning of much-needed change,” said pop star and activist Madonna.

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