Don't Look Now is Nicolas Roeg, not Nicholas Rhodes!
your list is so much better than the basic barnes and noble bookshelf selection in the video.
i'd also recommend Yvette Biro's Turbulence and Flow in Film: The Rhythmic Design, Maya Deren's Essential Writings, and Richard Raskin's The Art of the Short Fiction Film.
"hold on, but women should hire women."
Women should hire women to make up for the male-centric landscape that resulted in many men hiring only or mostly men.
"so some women suggested you continue your studies and now you have your dream job. You attribute your success to the advice givers being women, not the advice itself or the work you put in to it?"
This quote is not about advice, it's about women directors and producers hiring her while men often don't.
I honestly don't see how someone could take such issue with women trying to get work and help one another get work in this industry. I think you're revealing some pretty deep insecurities.
because a man who has openly bragged about committing sexual assault was just sworn in as president? because his vice president has supported laws that force women who have miscarriages to have a funeral for the dead fetus? because they want to eliminate funding for women's health clinics? because he just signed an executive order to highly discourage safe abortions internationally?
Maybe it's a natural side effect of her being really good and working really hard?