How I’ve had to grit my teeth to be a female filmmaker (

An influential figure in the industry approached me – a person who’d already opened doors for me in my career – and naturally I was eager to begin pitching my next project. Drunkenly, he embraced me in his arms, looked me up and down, and slurred at me.

“You’ve expanded, Kate. Your tits look great. Come back to mine.”

Here we go again…