This week on the podcast we talked with out-lesbian director Nisha Ganatra. She is the director of Late Evening, Chutney Popcorn, and lots of extra TV exhibits and options.
Her newest characteristic, The Excessive Word is her newest, a hilarious romcom, coming-of-age, and staging-a-comeback story. It stars Tracee Ellis Ross because the world’s one-time greatest star. Assume Beyonce however when she’s arising on 50 and hasn’t had a top-of-the-charts hit in a minute. She’s supported by her assistant performed by Dakota Johnson. However assistant is hardly her greatest ambition — she truly desires to be a producer.
We talked about how she discovered this film within the blacklist and bought it to greenlight, full of A-listers from movie and pop music. We additionally talked our favourite romcom conventions, and why Hollywood must return to its basic studio movie model. Ganatra additionally had heaps to say about lesbian illustration in entrance of and behind the digital camera.