'Lady Bird' director Greta Gerwig on being inspired by women in the industry

Greta Gerwig is the only female director nominated in this year's Oscar category.
0:55 | 02/20/18

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Transcript for 'Lady Bird' director Greta Gerwig on being inspired by women in the industry
Her marvelous if you cut Coppola land for lots and translation and how much summoned to me. And then Kathryn Bigelow one and I think it matters seeing and hearing the name isn't Indian so much to me to be nominated as the director and a screenwriter and then also the unit ritual Morrison was nominated for the as the first woman cinematographer from a bound. Which is so richly deserved and I think that's sort of things can really. You know change the demographics of who's behind that camera and because it really is hard to imagine something you can't see. To think. Really interested that women in their forties and fifties and sixteenth I want ethical make their movies maybe they'd had it locked inside and they haven't done it yet and I think. You know of course the next generation is important but it's also lay the women who've been part of the industry but maybe haven't done it yet that's. That's also something and I I hope. And they're inspired by.

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