‘Sexism stands at the door’: 11 female film-makers written out of mainstream Hollywood history – The Guardian
Everything were told about cinema is that its shaped by men. If women feature at all in many Hollywood histories, its to look gorgeous on screen and lead interesting personal lives off it.
But this narrative has been warped, consciously and not, by the men who have dominated film-making for almost a century, ignoring the women who made films, challenged the studio system and helped bring it down.
The battle for equality on the screen is still being fought. Things are slowly changing for the better…