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Watch 6 Celebrities Explain How Nora Ephron Inspired Them

14 hours agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

In addition to making Meg Ryan the most desirable woman imaginable, Nora Ephron inspired the next generation of women in the film industry. Last week, for the third consecutive year, Coach presented the Nora Ephron Prize at the Tribeca Film Festival, honoring outstanding work by a female director or screenwriter. ... More »

Jacob Bernstein opens up about his mom, Nora Ephron

New York Times writer Jacob Bernstein is the son of Nora Ephron, the writer and filmmaker who lost her battle with blood disease in 2012. Bernstein talks to Kathie Lee and Hoda about his mother's legacy and his new documentaty about her, "Everything Is Copy."

Rachel Tunnard Wins 4th Annual Nora Ephron Prize for Her Movie Adult Life Skills - Adult Life Skills strikes a chord at the 15th Tribeca Film Festival.

last weekHumor / odd : Geekosystem

Thursday night the juried award winners for the 15th Annual Tribeca Film Festival. For the fourth year, the Nora Ephron Award was announced, the annual award given to a female filmmaker with a narrative film in the festival. This year...Show More Summary

15 Fun Facts About 'You've Got Mail'

3 weeks agoHumor / odd : mental_floss

Five years after 'Sleepless in Seattle,' Tom Hanks, Meg Ryan, and Nora Ephron proved (yet again) that romance wasn't dead.

And Now, an Incomplete List of Women Writers Who Inspire Me

3 weeks agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

“Incomplete” because I’m doing it off the top of my head. Also, in no particular order. Ready? Here we go: Dorothy Parker Molly Ivins Elaine May Madeleine L’Engle Nora Ephron Susan Cooper Hannah Arendt Ursula Le Guin N.K. Jemisin Beverly Cleary Sheri Tepper Jenny Lawson Kelly Sue Deconnick Emma Thompson (Yes, she’s a writer. Won […]

In New Documentaries, Nora Ephron And Joan Rivers Rightfully Contain Multitudes

4 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

You can be highbrow. You can be lowbrow. But can you ever just be brow? Welcome to Middlebrow, a weekly examination of pop culture. Sign up to receive it in your inbox weekly. Anyone who's trudged through a writing course has inevitably...Show More Summary

In New Documentaries, Nora Ephron And Joan Rivers Rightfully Contain Multitudes

Anyone who's trudged through a writing course has inevitably heard a thing or two about "finding your voice." People can spend their life's work struggling to determine how they want to portray themselves to the world. And then there...Show More Summary

Women Writers Week 2016: Table of Contents

This week, all of our content on the site is written by women. We'll update this table of contents page with links to new pieces as they go up. Essays Chaz Ebert's Introduction to Women Writers Week "Nora Ephron: An Appreciation" byShow More Summary

Her Own Story: A Nora Ephron Appreciation

Nora Ephron has been portrayed on screen by Diane Keaton, Sandra Dee, Meryl Streep, and Streep’s daughter, Grace Gummer. And that’s just the characters based on her life; her wit and insight are reflected in dozens of other characters...Show More Summary

Nora Ephron, Who Took The T Out Of ‘TMI’, And The One Secret She Kept

Why did the “consummate over-sharer” tell almost no one about the illness that ultimately killed her? The key, suggests her son, may lie in one of her favorite quips: “When you slip on a banana peel, people laugh at you. But when you tell people you slipped on a banana peel, it’s your laugh.”

With HBO Documentary ‘Everything Is Copy,’ Nora Ephron’s Son Tests His Mother’s Mantra

How do you honor your mother's legacy? With clear eyes and a full heart. The post With HBO Documentary ‘Everything Is Copy,’ Nora Ephron’s Son Tests His Mother’s Mantra appeared first on ThinkProgress.

Nora Ephron: The Real Networking MVP

last monthLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

The Nora Ephron documentary, Everything is Copy, directed by her son Jacob Bernstein, is a reminder of how groundbreaking she was in most everything she did — including building a stellar network of friends.Her first husband Dan Greenburg remembers his socially fearless ex wife, saying she would walk up to... More »

Bringing My Mother Back From the Dead: Jacob Bernstein on Nora Ephron and "Everything is Copy"

She made a considerable dent in the glass ceiling as a journalist, gave us insightful and pointedly witty essay collections, penned hree Oscar-nominated scripts and directed two of the most popular romantic comedies of our time, “Sleepless...Show More Summary

Get Your Laugh/Cry On: The HBO Documentary About Nora Ephron Premieres Tonight

Feminist, writer, director, and mother of the modern rom-com, Nora Ephron passed away due to leukemia complications four years ago. Ephron was known for creating strong, female characters that "say it like it is" and her many published essays that do just that. Then why was she so secretive about her battle with such a severe…

What We Learned From Everything Is Copy, a Moving Film Nora Ephron’s Son Jacob Bernstein Made About Her

This story was originally posted on October 5, 2015. Since Everything Is Copy premieres on HBO tonight, we've updated and republished the article. When Nora Ephron, the famed director, screenwriter, and essayist whose take-no-prisoners wit made her an icon for generations of women, passed away from complications of leukemia in... More »

Jacob Bernstein opens a new window into the life of mom Nora Ephron in 'Everything Is Copy'

In her articles, books and screenplays, Nora Ephron wrote with wit and candor about the most intimate of topics — her divorce, her parents' alcoholism, her small breasts. In "Everything Is Copy," a documentary premiering Monday night on HBO, Ephron's son Jacob Bernstein picks up the mantle of disclosure,...

Nora Ephron’s Final Life Lessons

last monthNews : The Daily Beast

No writer revealed more about her own life than Nora Ephron. But if everything is copy, why didnt she write about dying? A new HBO doc from her son searches for an answer.

A New Movie Brings Nora Ephron’s Hilarity And Toughness Briefly Back To Life

“At the screening I attended, Jacob Bernstein said the thing that surprised him, going back through his mother’s work, was ‘how many people she whacked.’ I have wondered, reading and re-reading Ephron, if she always knew she was whacking them.”

'It's Always Personal': A Chat With Jacob Bernstein On Nora Ephron and Everything Is Copy

Almost three years ago, Jacob Bernsten announced his plans to make a documentary about his late mother, Nora Ephron. In a quick blog at the time, I wrote that it would “make all of us cry.” After seeing it this past Tuesday, I can report that my prediction was correct. Read more...

CultureZohn: 'Everything Is Copy'

Nora Ephron in 1960s Photo Credit: Dan Greenburg/Courtesy of HBO Nora Ephron, along with Joan Didion before her and Mary McCarthy before her, were my literary heroines, the Lit Supremes of the 20th century. Forget Emma Bovary and Anna...Show More Summary

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