Karyn Kusama, Heather Graham, Polly Draper among female directors talking broken Hollywood culture at SCAD Savannah Film Festival

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EW.com—On Monday at SCAD Savannah Film Festival, a panel of Wonder Women directors joined EW’s Devan Coggan to discuss their careers to date and share insight into the movie-making industry. The impressive lineup included Heather Graham (who is making her directorial debut with Half Magic), Christina Choe (Nancy), Polly Draper (Stella’s Last Weekend), Debra Granik (Leave No Trace), Karyn Kusama, (Destroyer), Hannah Marks (After Everything) and A.M. Lukas (One Cambodian Family Please for My...

Female filmmakers urge future talent at SCAD Savannah Film Festival to find ‘empowering’ collaborators. Female filmmakers gathered Monday at the SCAD Savannah Film Festival to offer insight into their careers and discuss the future of the women in film. EW’s Ruth Kinane moderated two panels as part of the festival’s Wonder Women series — one with producers and one with below-the-line crew members, including editors, cinematographers, and visual effects producers. Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi (Free Solo), Kaila York, Paula DuPré Pesmen (Quincy), Amy Nauiokas (Can You Ever Forgive Me?), and Shannon...