Women Occupy Hollywood was founded by Ivana Massetti to spread the message and encourage women WRITERS – DIRECTORS – PRODUCERS – ACTRESSES – DOP’s – EDITORS – COMPOSERS – CASTING DIRECTORS – WOMEN of any nationality, ethnicity and age, working ABOVE & BELOW THE LINE in the film industry, imagining, creating and shaping a NEW PARADIGM for the present and future generations of Women in Film.
They won’t ask for PERMISSION anymore – They want to and will make MOVIES on their own terms.
They move to OCCUPY their rightful place in the mainstream Industry and at the same time create an alternative to the Hollywood system, a true reinvigorated Independent Cinema.
Women Occupy Hollywood want:
EQUAL RIGHTS for all WOMEN in America. WE demand that the ERA (Equal Rights Amendment) be ratified.
EQUAL RIGHTS for WOMEN in Film.
the SAME OPPORTUNITY to work, to create, express ourselves and support our families as men have.
an EQUAL percentage of films, TV Shows and other content to be written and directed by WOMEN as by men.
stories told from WOMEN’S unique and original point of view to be as present in the Industry as stories told by men.
Women Occupy Hollywood demand:
Women Occupy Hollywood need:
Women Occupy Hollywood insist that: