TRAINWRECK: Amy Schumer's Summer

A Message from Managing Editor Jan Lisa Huttner This morning, Amy Schumer received a coveted Emmy nomination in the highly competitive “Best Comedy Actress” category alongside some of the most beloved female stars–Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Edie Falco, Lisa Kudrow, Amy Poeler, and Lily Tomlin–on the current television scene. Her show–Inside Amy Schumer—also picked up six nominations for…

Bravo Richard Brody!

“Today’s leading independent visionaries are tomorrow’s acknowledged auteurs; rather than merely waving at independent filmmakers en route to the shining studio cities, it would be worth calling attention to [women] artists of today who have made superb films and ought to be bumping up to the next level of financing and recognition… Genuine independence—of mind—is…