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Half the Picture (2018)



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HALF THE PICTURE celebrates the groundbreaking work of female film directors by interviewing, Ava DuVernay (Selma), Lena Dunham ("Girls"), Catherine Hardwicke ("Twilight") and Jill Soloway ("Transparent") among others. The film seeks to investigate and shed light on the systemic discrimination that continues to deny many talented women opportunities in Hollywood.

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All Critics (21) | Top Critics (6)

An important piece of testimony in the fight for the civil rights of female directors in Hollywood.

June 21, 2018 | Full Review…

It's experiential revelation as advocacy filmmaking, an incisive and inviting example of the personal as political.

June 9, 2018 | Full Review…

Half the Picture may not fill in all the blanks but it is a start.

June 8, 2018 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

Even though so much of what this film has to say is so ingrained in me already, I still found myself being surprised.

June 8, 2018 | Full Review…
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"Half the Picture" becomes an unwitting example of the impossible bind facing women filmmakers.

June 7, 2018 | Full Review…

Half the Picture is a vital, comprehensive documentary on a subject that's so fundamental to the industry it's about, you have to wonder why dozens of movies on this scale or bigger haven't already been made.

January 24, 2018 | Full Review…

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