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We’re excited to announce our World Premiere!  “Catching Sight of Thelma & Louise” will have its World Premiere at CATE — “Cinema AT THE EDGE”  film festival in Santa Monica, California. The perfect beginning to launch a film about “Thelma & Louise” — over the Edge and Out into the World!   The festival link is...
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In this video Geena Davis explains how she was determined to be cast as the confident Louise, instead of insecure Thelma. During Geena’s interview with director, Ridley Scott, she recalls how she made a well rehearsed and logical case to be cast as Louise. Ridley asked her if she would consider playing Thelma. Fortunately, she had an instant change...
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We really enjoyed this recent photo/video shoot of Geena Davis and Susan Sarandon reminiscing the production of Thelma & Louise nearly 25 years ago. They share some fun details like how hard it was for Geena to concentrate after seeing Brad Pitt’s abs wetted down to simulate sweat. We can only imagine…
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Question: Who made Geena Davis forget that George Clooney had auditioned for the part of Geena’s sexy cowboy one-night-stand? Answer: Brad Pitt. This realization came to light years later when George and Geena sat next to each other on a flight. The article at Contactmusic.com reports George confessed his jealousy over Brad winning the Sexy Cowboy role...
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Geena Davis: On a mission to change Hollywood. To most people, Geena Davis is a beautiful, elegant, talented actress. Few know that she is also a genius (her IQ is in the top 2% worldwide). And fewer still know of the organization she founded in 2007: The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media. The...
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The Urban Dictionary, Wikipedia and Google Not a day goes by that somewhere around the world, Thelma & Louise is mentioned in the press. Simply Google those names and you will find thousands upon thousands of references. The verb, ‘Thelma & Louise-ing’ can even be found in the Urban Dictionary along with hashtags like: #tight girl friends...
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  The Institute on Gender In Media works to engage and educate the entertainment industry on ways to reduce gender disparity and create more accurate gender roles in film and television. Director of Catching Sight of Thelma & Louise, Jennifer Townsend, spent time with Geena during a gathering to promote Geena’s Institute on Gender in Media. Click...
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