WEEK IN WOMEN: Sundance FF close to 50/50 in 2020 – Brandy McDonnell reports

When the 2020 Sundance Film Festival kicks off later this month in and around Park City, Utah, it will be close to its goal of gender parity – significantly closer than most of the other major film fests. This year’s lineup includes 118 full-length feature films, representing 27 countries and 44 first-time feature filmmakers. Of the 65 directors in the four competition categories – which total 56 films – 46 percent are women, 38 percent are people of color and 12 percent are LGBTQ+

Read more