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Bafta confirms diversity requirements for 2019 British film awards

2018-06-19T07:56:00+01:00By

Entries for Outstanding British Film and Outstanding Debut must comply with BFI Diversity Standards.

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Women comprise just 35% of 'high-status employees' at markets

2018-06-13T10:51:00+01:00By

Study reveals under-representation of women at EFM, Cannes and the AFM.

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Is the film industry doing enough to engage female audiences?

2018-06-12T13:49:00+01:00By Mark Salisbury

A 2017 TGI survey showed women as 52% of the UK cinemagoing population.

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TV industry urged to toughen up on harassment

2018-06-12T09:16:00+01:00By Manori Ravindran Broadcast

Abusers should be ‘full-on disgraced’ and self-regulation is failing victims, panellists argue.

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Lack of change leads to 'deeply unattractive industry', says Doc/Fest diversity panel

2018-06-11T10:53:00+01:00By

Particpants in ‘Not Another Diversity Panel!’ discussed diversity

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Sydney Film Festival picks 10 female directors to watch in 2018

2018-06-05T10:26:00+01:00By Sarah Ward

Screen profiles the filmmakers selected for the Europe! Voices of Women in Film programme.

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Sydney Film Festival to highlight European women filmmakers

2018-05-25T12:41:00+01:00By

‘Europe! Voices Of Women In Film’ will show the work of 10 directors across different genres.

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UK industry discuss next steps for Time's Up at Sundance London event

2018-05-24T12:14:00+01:00By

How can the UK industry further address its gender imbalance?

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Gender bias in UK film and TV writing revealed in new report

2018-05-23T11:22:00+01:00By

Little progress made in last ten years, according to WGGB study.

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Talent execs discuss changing nature of agent roles at Cannes panel

2018-05-15T07:29:00+01:00By

Agents from ICM, UTA, Paradigm and Curtis Brown took part.

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Cannes festival chiefs to sign gender equality pledge (exclusive)

2018-05-14T05:20:00+01:00By Melanie Goodfellow

Document was drawn up by France’s 5050x2020 movement as part of its gender equality campaign.

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Kristen Stewart, Ava DuVernay, Agnes Varda among 82 women to protest on Cannes red carpet

2018-05-12T05:21:00+01:00By Melanie Goodfellow

They will climb halfway up the Palais des Festivals steps in silence and solidarity.

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'Fleabag' creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge: viewers crave more female-centric stories

2018-04-10T10:07:00+01:00By Manori Ravindran Broadcast

Broadcasters cannot ignore the public appetite for more nuanced dramas, says Killing Eve creator.

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UK genre festival Grimmfest announces awards scheme for 10th anniversary

2018-04-03T08:03:00+01:00By

All-female Jury includes actress Joanne Mitchell and sales agent Caroline Couret-Delegue.

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The key US TV trends to look out for in 2018

2018-04-01T08:30:00+01:00By John Hazelton

Efforts to engage a fractured domestic audience, plus equality movements have led to new programming mindsets.

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What's driving the new wave of indigenous filmmaking?

2018-03-29T12:28:00+01:00By Wendy Mitchell

Ties between indigenous filmmakers and funders are strengthening across the globe.

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'The Crown' producers apologise to cast over pay row

2018-03-20T13:34:00+00:00By Broadcast staff

Sony-owned producer plans to work with equality campaigners.

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Robin Campillo, Elizabeth Karlsen, Francis Lee lead 2018 BFI Flare industry programme

2018-03-20T11:25:00+00:00By

Line-up includes introductions from Hugh Grant and Rupert Everett.

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Michael B Jordan's production company to adopt 'inclusion riders'

2018-03-08T08:50:00+00:00By

Black Panther star’s Outlier Society Productions will use diversity clause.

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Oscars 2018: speeches, jokes focus on Weinstein and diversity

2018-03-05T08:17:00+00:00By

Kimmel strikes right tone in opening monologue.

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