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"We started thinking about our own profession, and the thing that interested us most was wondering if the lack of women filmmakers has in fact influenced the onscreen image of women. We interviewed as many women filmmakers as we could in New York, LA, Vancouver, Montreal, and Toronto. [...] And the one big question that emerged from the interviews was, 'Is the female perspective different from the male perspective?'"
-- Janis Cole

Hays, Matthew. "Janis Cole and Holly Dale: Out from the Margins." Interview with Janis Cole, Holly Dale. In The View from Here: Conversations with Gay and Lesbian Filmmakers. Vancouver: Arsenal Pulp Press, 2007. (p. 63)