"They collected boxes of research on more than 100 women and then tore around North America and Europe, visiting directors on set, in offices and on the beach, for a total of 65 voices on film. Only 35 women ultimately made it into Calling the Shots, but at 3 1/2 hours, the rough cut still required severe surgery to bring it down to two hours."
-- Judy Steed
Steed, Judy. "In person: Festival of Festivals: View from director's chair intrigues documentary team." Interview with Janis Cole, Holly Dale. Globe and Mail, September 14, 1988.