WFTHN Members Win Prestigious BAFTSS Awards

WFTHN congratulate our members Mary Harrod, Katarzyna Paszkiewicz, Melanie Bell and Isabel Seguí on their well-deserved success at the BAFTSS 2019 awards.  The full list of awards and comments can be found here.   According to Mary, their collection Women Do Genre in Film and Television was born at the Doing Women's Film and Television … Continue reading WFTHN Members Win Prestigious BAFTSS Awards

What half an hour on Twitter can tell us about Nancy Meyers, ‘Queen of Romcom’

Nancy Meyers, 'Queen of Romcom' by Debora Jermyn As BAFTA prepare to welcome Nancy Meyers later this month (see link), my mind turns to an incident invoking the director last year that has continued to preoccupy me. A BBC journalist called me up. It was shortly to be the 20th anniversary of the UK release … Continue reading What half an hour on Twitter can tell us about Nancy Meyers, ‘Queen of Romcom’