Check out ASF grantee Lisa Robertson's awesome short COMMERCE now available on iTunes!
Congrat's to Penny Lane for winning the 2013 Adrienne Shelly Foundation Excellence in Filmmaking Award for her fascinating documentary OUR NIXON which, through archival footage exclusively, chronicles the tragfic downfall of President Richard M. Nixon. View trailer here... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYWQJKgbo_w
ASF auction winners Candyce and Cameron has an amazing time with the awesome Julianna Margulies at NYC's Cafe Luxembourgh. And at the end of lunch, Cameron took to one knee and proposed to Candyce! The entire event was a total surprise to her...and fortunately she said yes! Congrats to Candyce and Cameron! We wish you much happiness and good fortune. And a big thank you to Julianna for her continued support of ASF and for making Candyce and Cameron's day so special!
A huge thank you to Nancy Utley Jacobs, Fox Searchlight and 20th Century Fox for their continued generosity and support of ASF!
Three-time Oscar-nominated and Golden Globe winning actor Michelle Williams has joined the Adrienne Shelly Foundation Advisory Board
Adriene's incredible film WAITRESS headed for the stage... http://popwatch.ew.com/2013/06/10/waitress-musical-sara-bareilles/
Sony studio chief Amy Pascal says the Hollywood system is designed for women directors to fail
Congratulations to the very talented Sarah Shapiro, who has become our 44th grant recipient, winning this year's ASF/AFI Production Grant for her suspenseful and haunting short film "Sequin Raze," a behind-the-scenes look inside a fictional reality tv dating program. View trailer here...http://vimeo.com/49561157
Congratulations to the very talented writer/director Afia Nathaniel for winning this year's ASF/Tribeca Film Institute Production Grant for her film "Dukhtar" http://www.imdb.com/name/nm1398746/