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While Everyone Was Freaking Out About “Girls,” There Are Zero Films By Women At Cannes

For the past week, women’s media has pretty much been dominated by talk of Lena Dunham’s new show “Girls.” But newsflash! There’s other crap going on! Like the fact that this year’s prestigious Cannes Film Festival features absolutely zero films by women. That’s right: of the 23 films up for Cannes’ Very Important Palm D’Or [...]
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Lena Dunham: 'Girls' Set Fun with Adam Driver!

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Just Jared (last year)

Lena Dunham breaks out in dance while filming scenes for the third season of her hit show Girls on Thursday (August 29) in New York City. The 27-year-old actress was later joined by co-star Adam Driver as everyone on set went on the... Read Post

Watch Lena Dunham Talk About That Time HBO Fired Her

Pop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel (11 months ago)

Before Girls was an award-winning mega hit for HBO, Lena Dunham was an aspiring actress and filmmaker, coming off the success of Tiny Furniture, a film festival darling. In a recent interview with Bill Simmons, Dunham shared a rathe... Read Post

Director Abderrahmane Sissako Talks About the Humanity of Jihadists

Entertainment / Pop Culture : Vulture (14 hours ago)

When it premiered at last year’s Cannes Film Festival, Abderrahmane Sissako’s Timbuktu, which takes place during a 2012 Jihadist takeover of Northern Mali, was recognized as a remarkably topical movie that was still exemplary of its... Read Post


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