A Biography of Pioneering Director Dorothy Arzner



Filed under : About.com

A pioneering director who helmed films during a time when few opportunities existed for women, Dorothy Arzner prevailed against the odds to thrive in a profession dominated by men and became the first woman to join the Directors Guild of America. Though her body of work remains spotty, Arzner paved the way for future generations of female directors who continued to struggle in a male-dominated profession.

Read the original post:
A Biography of Pioneering Director Dorothy Arzner

Related:

Be Sociable, Share!