Fantastic Female Filmmakers

  • Pages:122
  • Publisher:Second Story Press
  • Pub Date:03/31/2008
  • Age Groups:Nonfiction Ages 9-12
$10.95 USD

Women have been writing, producing and directing movies since filmmaking began in the early 1900s. From taming wild dogs to filming from the open door of a plane, women directors have done amazing things in the world of film.

The profiles in both books are revealing, inspiring, and insightful.
There is a wonderful multicultural emphasis in this text and Simoni stresses the perseverance and strength of each woman.
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Written in clear, simple language and peppered with quotations from each filmmaker.
– Canadian Children's Book News
An entertaining and informative primer on women and movie-making.
– TeensReadToo
American Library Association Amelia Bloomer List of Best Feminist Books   | 2009  |  Commended