'The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power.' Malcolm X

Nora Ephron: mainstream feminist?

There’s been a lot written about Nora Ephron recently following her death. Many writers are keen to point out her value as a feminist role model. Elaine Showalter’s ‘My Hero’ article from The Guardian is a good starting point, but do look at the other articles on Nora Ephron, especially those from around the 27th June 2012.

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Posted: July 4, 2012

Advice from Billy Wilder

Here’s some excellent advice on how to approach filmmaking from Billy Wilder, the best director ever (and if you don’t believe it have a good look at his imdb page).

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Posted: March 28, 2012