Kathryn Bigelow, director of The Hurt Locker, is the only woman EVER to win a Best Director Oscar. Only 4 women have ever been nominated. Women made up only 6% of Directors for the top movies of 2013. There were NO female nominees for directing, cinematography, film editing, writing (original screenplay), or music (original score) during last year’s Academy Awards.
The years I spent living across from this….
Air and sea hunt continues for missing Malaysia flight
NBC News: Crews used planes, boats and helicopters to search the South China Sea off of Malaysia Saturday for any sign of a Malaysia Airlines plane — carrying 239 people, including three Americans — that lost contact with air traffic control en route to Beijing.
"It is, indeed, a mystery," Andrew Herdman, director-general of the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines, told the BBC on Saturday. "There’s no evidence so far of what happened to this aircraft."
Photo: A woman believed to be a relative of a passenger aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 cries at Beijing International Airport on Saturday. (Kim Kyung-Hoon/Reuters via NBCNews.com)