Posts tagged "hollywood sign"

Sundance Survey: Female Directors Fare Better In Indie Films Than Hollywood

Women directors fare far better in indie films than they do in the mainstream Hollywood machine, according to a new study out of this year's Sundance Film Festival. Women are still woefully underrepresented in all filmmaking roles in Sundance films, however. [Guardian UK] On the geography of abortion access in America. […
By: Jessica Wakeman / January 23, 2013

Hugh Hefner Saves The Hollywood Sign And Subsequently, The World

We all know that Hugh Hefner is an American hero, but now he's gone even further by single-handedly (kinda) saving the Hollywood sign! The land around the sign is known as Cahuenga Park and was originally owned by Howard Hughes who wanted to build a house for Ginger Rogers there. Then he sold it…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / April 27, 2010