BEING FRANK – Review by Martha K Baker

There’s an old Vaudeville joke about two men named Frank and Earnest. The one exhorts the other: “You be frank. I’ll be earnest.” Get it? It’s a joke. It’s far funnier than any single moment in Being Frank, where the very title is ironic because the main character, Frank, is less than.

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, July 24 – July 30: EQUITY

Opening July 16, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Equity, the new film from Meera Menon (Farrah Goes Bang) which shines a damning light on what it means to be female in the cut-throat world of Wall Street. Read on…

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SPOTLIGHT, July 2016: Meera Menon, Director of EQUITY

meera with hand to jawMeera Menon’s Equity signals the emergence of a bright new female director with a passion for exploring feminist issues. Menon galvanizes audiences with her use of an entertaining financial thriller meme to explicate what women face in a male-dominated business environment. Read on…

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