CHAMPIONING WOMEN IN FILM
The F-Rating is awarded to films
1. directed by a woman and/or
2. written by a woman
If the film also features significant women on screen in their own right it is TRIPLE F-Rated
The rating is designed to support and promote women and redress the imbalance in the film industry
There are over 90 film festivals and cinemas that use the F-Rating to highlight films directed and/or written by women
WHERE ARE THE WOMEN?
In the top 250 films of 2015 women made up just:
of ALL directors
of ALL writers
of ALL producers
IT’S TIME FOR BETTER FEMALE ROLE MODELS IN FILM, FAIRER FUNDING FOR FEMALE DIRECTORS AND A REALISTIC REPRESENTATION OF 50% OF THE POPULATION ON SCREEN
Women Vs Hollywood with Helen O'Hara In this episode of Women Vs Hollywood, Helen O’Hara is joined by Clare Binns, Holly Tarquini, Sophie Monks Kaufman and Tricia Tuttle, to discuss the impact of festivals on women in the film industry. They’ll explore the ways that festivals have excluded women in the past, and the ways that women are fighting for better representation today. Listen to the episode here.