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Women directors struggle as men ‘eat all the cake’ in the movie world

Cannes jury head Jane Campion — the only woman ever to win the festival’s top prize — has blamed the lack of female movie makers on “inherent sexism” in an industry increasingly under fire for the paucity of women in its top ranks. “I think you would have to say…

EU considers quotas for women directors

The EU warned Monday it is ready to legislate to get more women into boardrooms, after just 24 out of the European Union’s estimated 20 million businesses signed up to a voluntary initiative. “Personally, I am not a great fan of quotas. However, I like the results they bring,” European…