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'Morning Show' Director Mimi Leder on How to Film Jennifer Aniston

'Morning Show' Director Mimi Leder on How to Film Jennifer Aniston
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Mimi Leder has three offices: one on the Sony lot, another at her weekend house in Ojai and a third in the hillside Los Feliz home she shares with her husband, actor Gary Werntz. But when she's not on set, the prolific director-producer says she gets most work done in her living room — where a glance up from her MacBook offers panoramic views of L.A., from downtown to Hollywood.

Though she was born in Manhattan, this is very much Leder's town. She arrived on the West Coast in 1958, growing up on sets with her filmmaker ...

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Movie Review – On the Basis of Sex (2018)

On the Basis of Sex, 2018.

Directed by Mimi Leder.

Starring Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Sam Waterston, Kathy Bates, Cailee Spaeny, Jack Reynor, Stephen Root, Chris Mulkey, Gary Werntz, Francis X. McCarthy and Ben Carlson.

Synopsis:

The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice.

On the Basis of Sex is a timely telling of an inspirational true story, that of Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Felicity Jones), the second-ever female justice of the U.S. Supreme Court and a feminist icon. It both demands and earns its place on the screen.

With all the upheaval in both international and – more specifically, for here – American politics, a no-nonsense, hard-working and liberal icon such as Ruth Bader Ginsburg being made the star of her own biopic is a welcome distraction.
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