Calling The Shots

Release Information
September 14, 1988
Toronto (Varsity 2: Festival of Festivals) 19h00
Library and Archives Canada - Canadian Feature Film Database (LAC)
September 14, 1988
Toronto (Varsity 2: Festival of Festivals) 19h00
Library and Archives Canada - Canadian Feature Film Database (LAC)
September 23, 1988
Toronto (Varsity 2: Festival of Festivals) 19h00
Library and Archives Canada - Canadian Feature Film Database (LAC)
September 23, 1988
Toronto (Varsity 2: Festival of Festivals) 19h00
Library and Archives Canada - Canadian Feature Film Database (LAC)
September 14, 1988
Toronto (Carlton) 13h45
Library and Archives Canada - Canadian Feature Film Database (LAC)
September 14, 1988
Toronto (Carlton) 13h45
Library and Archives Canada - Canadian Feature Film Database (LAC)
September 23, 1988
Toronto (Carlton) 13h45
Library and Archives Canada - Canadian Feature Film Database (LAC)
September 23, 1988
Toronto (Carlton) 13h45
Library and Archives Canada - Canadian Feature Film Database (LAC)
Budget
Distributors

Production Details

Executive Producer
Anne Wheeler
Helen Shaver
John Walker
Producer
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Amy Heckerling
Sandy Wilson
Martha Coolidge
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Lea Pool
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
John Walker
John Walker
John Walker
Line Producer
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Sandy Wilson
Sandy Wilson
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Director
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Donna Deitch
Amy Heckerling
Sandy Wilson
Sandy Wilson
Sandy Wilson
Sandy Wilson
Martha Coolidge
Mai Zetterling
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
John Walker
John Walker
Director of Photography
John Walker
John Walker
John Walker
John Walker
John Walker
John Walker
Sandy Sissel
Judy Irola
Music
Lauri Conger
Lauri Conger
Writer
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Amy Heckerling
Sandy Wilson
Sandy Wilson
Mai Zetterling
Janis Cole
Holly Dale
Janis Cole
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Holly Dale
John Walker
John Walker
Editor
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Janis Cole
Lea Pool
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Cast
Karen Arthur
Lizzie Bordn
Barbara Boyle
Joan Tewkesbury
Jill Godmilow
Claudia Weill
Joyce Chopra
Penelope Spheeris
Anne Wheeler
Anne Wheeler
Margaretha von Trotta
Lee Grant
Lee Grant
Mala Powers
Marisa Silver
Joan Micklin Silver
Jeanne Moreau
Jeanne Moreau
Jeanne Moreau
Jeanne Moreau
Jeanne Moreau
Jeanne Moreau
Agnès Varda
Linda Hunt
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Helen Shaver
Donna Deitch
Euzhan Palcy
Randa Haines
Ann Hui
Amy Heckerling
Susan Seidelman
Sandy Wilson
Martha Coolidge
Katharine Hepburn
Mai Zetterling
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Margot Kidder
Paula Weinstein
Sherry Lansing
Marilyn Bergman
Patricia Resnick
Amy Jones
Chantal Ackerman
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Lea Pool
Holly Dale
Holly Dale
John Walker
119 minutes, 1987

The situation of women working in film - mainly American and Canadian feature films - is explored via the talking head technique. The directors, writers, actors, producers, and composers interviewed are: Katharine Hepburn, Martha Coolidge, Sandy Wilson, Susan Seidelman, Amy Heckerling, Anne Wheeler, Penelope Spheeris, Joyce Chopra, Claudia Weill, Jill Godmilow, Joan Tewkesbury, Barbara Boyle, Lizzie Borden, Karen Arthur, Ann Hui, Randa Haines, Euzhan Palcy, Donna Deitch, Helen Shaver, Agnès Varda, Linda Hunt, Jeanne Moreau, Léa Pool, Joan Micklin Silver, Marisa Silver, Mala Powers, Lee Grant, Margaretha von Trotta, Mai Zetterling, Margot Kidder, Paula Weinstein, Sherry Lansing, Marilyn Bergman, Patricia Resnick, Amy Jones and Chantal Ackerman.

Source: Library and Archives Canada - Canadian Feature Film Database (LAC)

Contributed Notes