Tag Archives : Elizabeth Hemmerdinger

Film & Television

Another Opening for Elaine Stritch

By Anne de Mare
In addition to the profound joy I felt in celebrating a good friend's success, what was so moving to me was the chance to see an independent film about an independent woman celebrated and hailed as the extraordinary achievement that it is.
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Money & Careers

Those Radical Rosies: Keeping Their Stories Alive

By Deborah Harkins
By Deborah Harkins

“It has taken a couple of generations for the belief in women’s competence to really sink in,” notes producer Elizabeth Hemmerdinger. “Women of my generation have it . . . women in their sixties. But younger women, the 35-year-olds, they’re absolutely certain. 'Fighter pilot?' they’ll say. 'No problem!'"

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Film & Television

Crowds and Sounds and the Unexpected

By Elizabeth Hemmerdinger
By Elizabeth Hemmerdinger

The brilliant British filmmaker Lindsey Dryden, deaf in one ear since childhood and threatened with losing her hearing altogether, helps us “hear” the loss, feel the fright, and share the grace of a dancer, a young pianist, and a music critic who are doing the seemingly impossible.

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