Press

Salon on-camera Interview

Awesome Without Borders Grant Recipient

Chosen as IndieWire’s Project of the Day

 

Film Threat

PBS SoCal

 

KNAU/NPR 

Mississippi Public Broadcasting (NPR)

BROADWAY WORLD Film Review

ZEKE Film Review

WEHO Women and Leadership Conference

WeHoWLC Women Directors Panel

Women and Hollywood

McClain, Winner of the 2017 International Matrix Award, on

“Good Morning Texas”

CBS KCAL 9

Alliance of Women Journalists: The Female Gaze

CITY Newspaper: Rochester NY October 2017Hoddy Toddy: Experience the South

 

 

Directed By Women

SOHO Film Festival Premiere- Audience Award

Cady McClain, Kate Kernochan, Naima Ramos-Chapman, Anne Makepeace, Kate Super – Seeing is Believing: Women Direct at its East Coast Premiere at Soho International Film Festival on June 19, 2017 in New York City, New York.(Photos by Sue Coflin/Max Photos)

Orange County Register

Women and Hollywood

Alliance of Women Directors Newsletter

VIMOOZ Seeing is Believing Wins Audience Award

LIVE interview with Connected Women of Influence

Priority Girl Magazine: Feature Article

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Cady interviewed by GirlTalkHQ

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Cady on AWD/Canon Panel: Creating Change at the Studios

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Featured in FilmLowen, Germany’s Feminist FilmMagazine

Newport Beach Magazine

Broadway World-Los Angeles on Newport Beach Premiere

TV Source Magazinetv-source

Podcast Mississippi Public Broadcasting, Oxford Film Festival

 

Featured in Lil’ Mama’s “Stuff We Like”

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Why You Should Hire a Woman Director
by Cady McClain for Ms in the Biz

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“It seems obvious to have to say this, but professionals deserve to be judged by their work alone. Right? To consider them based on their gender would be discriminatory. However, it seems that as a culture we haven’t escaped identifying women first by their gender identity, which for women has become closely associated to personal concerns like style, looks, and romantic relationships.

Hollywood is not the only place this happens. Check out what happens when male athletes are asked the same questions female athletes are asked…”

Cady McClain’s New Documentary “Seeing is Believing: Women Direct”
by Cady McClain as interviewed by Heidi Honeycutt for Film Inquiry

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“All this to say: just because these filmmakers are of the female gender doesn’t mean that the stories they tell are “soft and flowery,” or about “love and romance.” Not in the least. These artists are digging into aspects  of the female gender that, when I see and hear them revealed, make me want to cry out of sheer gratitude. No matter which way you slice it, “soft stories for women” are what we’ve been seeing for so many years.  It’s depressing to be a woman and only see a few story options for your entire psyche to dance through while male stories seem to traverse endless options. I think it is a wrong idea that women can only tell “soft stories.” It is an erroneous cliche that is partly to blame for women being kept out of the marketplace.” 

Podcast “The Other 50%”

 

Indiefilm NYC Podcast

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