Women in Film - July 2015 highlights:

10,000 KM - co-written by Clara Roquet

Jackie & Ryan - written and directed by Ami Canaan Man

The Mama Sherpas (out Jul 21 on iTunes, Google Play, Amazon Instant Video, VUDU) - written and directed by Brigid Maher

Meet Me in Montenegro - starring, co-written, and co-directed by Linnea Saasen

Strangerland - co-written by Fiona Seres and directed by Kim Farrant

Tig (Netflix release) - written by Jennifer Arnold, directed by Kristina Goolsby and Ashley York

Trainwreck - starring and written by Amy Schumer

Unexpected - written by Megan Mercier and Kris Swanberg, directed by Kris Swanberg

10 Cent Pistol • Amy • Ant-Man • Ardor • Catch Me Daddy • The Gallows • Irrational Man • Jimmy’s Hall • Lila & Eve • Minions (2015) • Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation • Paper Towns • Phoenix • Safelight • Samba • Southpaw • The Stanford Prison Experiment • Tangerine (2015) • Terminator Genisys • Vacation (2015) • The Vatican Tapes • What We Did on Our Holiday


13 Ways Amy Schumer Makes Us Proud To Be Women

This is Amy Schumer’s year.On her show “Inside Amy Schumer,” the comedienne has made waves in a big way with her take on comedy that’s raunchy, honest, and unapologetically feminist. From parodying pop songs and calling out ridiculous beauty standards to taking on rape culture, Schumer has used her brand of humor to both entertain and enlighten.

Earlier this week, Amy Schumer won the Trailblazer award at the 2015 Glamour Women of the Year Awards. Her speech was predictably amazing.

I think people hate women. I don’t think they want to hear a woman talk for too long. A lot of people project their mom yelling a them. My [career] has been about tricking people into listening. I’m not saying all men hate women, but there’s such an aggression.