Barbra, the roads you paved are responsible for Kathryn Bigelow's win. If it wasn't for you, Dorothy Arzner, Ida Lupino, Kasi Lemmons, and many other women directors who were excellent in their craft and put that first, Kathryn Bigelow would not even be possible. The Oscars this year was for the women, by the women, and to the women. I think you should have gotten an Oscar nomination for Best Director for Yentl, The Prince Of Tides, and The Mirror Has Two Faces. The fact they didn't give you any showed how sexist the industry was.Read more »
It was amazing that Barbra presented the award.....herself a pioneer for women in Hollywood who want to do more than stand still and look pretty for the camera and get behind it and be just as beautiful.....and that living history. "The Time Has Come" was so appropriate to say.
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