When four aspiring female filmmaker’s can’t get a job in Hollywood,
they decide to smuggle their way into the business.
They Won't Hire Us is an edgy & hilarious comedy that politically exposes the lack of female filmmakers in the industry. Based on a true scenario and illegal proposition, this film captures the urgency and anxiety of FOUR FEMALE FILMMAKERS who leave their dead-end jobs and risk everything to get their film funded. However, when their proposition isn't as advertised, their road trip to equality quickly turns into a race to a dangerous and unpredictable finish line.
A NYU study concluded that 51% of film school graduates (nation-wide) are women.
Across the 7 major media companies. 82.1% of prestigious film exec jobs were held by males and only 17.9% by females.
Left out of
Out of the top-250 grossing films of 2018, only 18% of the writer's, producers, and directors were women.
THEY WON'T HIRE US depicts a female filmmaking crew who decides to crash the boys club that is movie-making.
With the lead cast already consisting of FOUR women, They Won't Hire Us will also hire FEMALE crew members for the positions of director of photography, editor, UPM, sound, production design, producer, and more...
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