There are only three more episodes before election day, and we have an exciting line up for you tomorrow on This American Election! Jennifer Lee, an entertainment professional, a feminist, and a filmmaker, will be our special guest! Lee is currently working on a new documentary, called Feminist Stories from the Liberation Front. The clip above is a sneak peek. She’ll be on to talk about her film and offer her opinions on women’s progress, the binder brouhaha and more. From her bio:
Jennifer Lee is an entertainment professional, a feminist, and a filmmaker. She works towards developing a stronger female narrative in American culture through media and politics. With an extensive background in the feature film industry, she has held the title of producer, editor, visual effects compositor, and documentary filmmaker. Beginning her career at Lucasfilm’s Industrial Light and Magic, her many credits there include GHOST, BACK TO THE FUTURE 2, HOOK, THE RING, and FORREST GUMP.
In addition to working with such Hollywood studios as Warner Bros. Studios and Technicolor, she has an extensive background in independent filmmaking. Her first documentary film MARY JANE COLTER: THE DESERT VIEW, narrated by Ellen Burstyn, was an official selection at many film festivals including the Santa Barbara International Film Festival and won the Bronze Apple Award from the National Educational Media Network.
She created and directed her own film festival in Winslow, Arizona. The Winslow Film Festival was held in the historic Rialto Theater from 2002 through 2004. For three years the festival screened independent films and hosted a visual effects lecture series that included visual effects professionals. She continues working in feature films in Los Angeles on such films as PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN, BEOWULF, ENCHANTED, and A THOUSAND WORDS.
Jennifer is currently finishing the documentary FEMINIST: STORIES FROM WOMEN’S LIBERATION, a film exploring the significance of the second wave of the women’s liberation movement on our lives. Interviewees include author Betty Friedan, Robin Morgan, Gloria Steinem, and many others.
You won’t want to miss it! In addition, Anthony and I will discuss the following topics and take your comments on the air:
- The Stephanopouli
- Binder Derangement Syndrome (h/t Cynthia Ruccia)
- Debate moderators and how they’ve performed
- Eva Longoria & the meaning of verbal irony
- Michelle Malkin’s new slogan “Vote with your lady smarts, not your lady parts.”
The show airs at 1:30 p.m. Eastern time. Click the link above to access the show or listen to the archive later. The number to call to listen in or talk to us is (347) 324-3592. The chat room opens 10 minutes ahead of showtime, so see you there!