Director, Producer, Artist

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Audience Award at SOHO!

Art Film Inspiration Life Lessons Movies and TV Women

June 24, 2017, Posted by: Cady McClain

So much has been going on so I apologize for not being more prolific in my blog posts! The doc I have been slaving over day and night premiered it’s short version in April at…

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Can You Live Without Comparison?

Inspiration Movies and TV Women

September 10, 2016, Posted by:

As some of you might know, for the past year I’ve been working on a documentary about women directors. It’s kept me a hella busy, so I apologize for not blogging more! One of the directors…

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Begging for a Spoof

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March 7, 2016, Posted by:

As some of you know, there is a very large movement afoot to make the stories that come out of Hollywoodland more interesting.   And by more interesting, I mean less reductive of a woman’s…

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How to Make a Documentary Part 1

Movies and TV Social/Political Observations Women

February 4, 2016, Posted by:

So many people have an idea for what would make a good doc, but not that many people act on it. If you are one of those people considering getting into the field of documentary…

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Some Great Advice

Movies and TV

January 9, 2016, Posted by:

Shana is an amazing woman. She’s the very first director I called to talk to about this documentary and she was immediately supportive. As you might recall from an earlier post, we got on Skype…

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“The Intern” Takes You Away

Movies and TV

January 3, 2016, Posted by:

I recently finished watching “The Intern” by Nancy Meyers. Granted, it was on a plane and the sound and picture resolution were not what you would get in the theater, but I have to say…

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Inspiration Movies and TV

November 4, 2015, Posted by:

Yeah. So. I’m doing a doc on women directors. Why? Well… it’s kind of a long story. The basic skinny is that it occurred to me that every once in a while I would hear…

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A Fun Night at the 2014 Daytime Emmys

Beauty Daytime Drama Movies and TV

June 23, 2014, Posted by:

I was thrilled to be asked to attend the 2014 Daytime Emmys with my new colleagues of “The Young and the Restless.” Oh what a time it was! It has been so long since I…

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Paste Magazine Interview

Daytime Drama Movies and TV self improvement Social/Political Observations

June 21, 2014, Posted by:

Cady McClain’s memoir arrives at a hugely significant time for women. Just a few weeks ago the social media movement #YesAllWomen launched as a response to the massacre in Isla Vista, California. While it’s difficult…

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A New Year Full of Things That Have Never Been

Movies and TV Writing

March 10, 2014, Posted by:

It has been an amazing year for me so far. I feel so blessed and grateful.  Here are five amazing pieces of news: Number one: I got married.  I feel like Jon is the most beautiful human…

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