MAKERS Moment

Being a Female Director

Callie Khouri had to wait 10 years after winning her Oscar until she had the opportunity to direct a movie. As a female director, she met incredible resistance as she tried to make the movies she wanted to make. 

Women of Country Music Women of Country Music
Callie Khouri
Writing the "Nashville" Pilot Writing the "Nashville" Pilot
Callie Khouri
Being a Female Director Being a Female Director
Callie Khouri
Chick Flick Chick Flick
Callie Khouri
Writing "Thelma & Louise" Writing "Thelma & Louise"
Callie Khouri
A Director She Could Trust A Director She Could Trust
Callie Khouri
Female Characters vs. Role Models Female Characters vs. Role Models
Callie Khouri
Waiting On Gloria Steinem Waiting On Gloria Steinem
Callie Khouri
Finding Her Bearings Finding Her Bearings
Callie Khouri
An Instant Feminist An Instant Feminist
Callie Khouri
Pitching the Show and the Town Pitching the Show and the Town
Callie Khouri