The Women's Image Awards

The Women’s Image Network, (WIN) announced their 2017 film and television nominations for The Women’s Image Awards and their upcoming 19thWomen’s Image Awards ceremony, to be held on Tuesday, February 6th, 2018.

The Women’s Image Awards advances gender parity by honoring women and men who create dimensional female media images. For the first time since its 1993 launch, WIN has added a new category, Foreign Language Film, to show how the issue of women’s equality is being tackled by talented international filmmakers.

19th Annual Women’s Image Awards Nominations

Film / Show Written by a Woman
Tara Armstrong, Marsha Greene, Tassie Cameron Mary Kills People “Morning Glory”
Anne Kenney Outlander “Surrender”
Maria Melnik American Gods “A Prayer For Mad Sweeney”
Maggie Betts Novitiate
Shannon Goss Outlander “The Doldrums”
Jennie Snyder Urman Jane The Virgin “Chapter Fifty-Four”

Made For Television Movie / Mini-Series
Story of a Girl (Lifetime Television)
The White Princess (Starz)
Custody (Lucky Monkey Pictures / Lifetime)
The Missing (Starz)
Surviving Compton: Dre, Suge & Michel’le (Sony Pictures Television / Lifetime)

Actress Made For Television Movie / Mini-Series
Michelle Fairley The White Princess “Traitors”
Catalina Sandino Moreno Custody
Cynthia Nixon Killing Reagan
Viola Davis Custody
Samantha Colley Genius

Drama Series
Queen of the South “El Camino De La Muerte” (USA Network)
American Gods “The Bone Orchard” (Starz)
Outlander “Heaven & Earth” (Starz)
Mary Kills People “Morning Glory” (Lifetime)
Imposters “My So-Called Wife” (Bravo Media)
Halt and Catch Fire “NeXT” (AMC Studios)

Actress Drama Series
Inbar Lavi Imposters “My So-Called Wife”
Caitriona Balfe Outlander “All Debts Paid”
Ruth Negga Preacher “On The Road”
Emily Browning American Gods “Git Gone”
Portia Doubleday Mr. Robot “eps3.0_power-saver-mode.h”
Kerry Bishé Halt and Catch Fire “NeXT”

Comedy Series
American Housewife (ABC)
Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce (Bravo Media)
Jane The Virgin (The CW Network)
Playing House (USA Network)

Actress Comedy Series
Lisa Edelstein Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce “Rule #91: Run Toward What Scares You”
Gina Rodriguez Jane The Virgin “Chapter Fifty-Four”
Katy Mixon American Housewife “Bag Lady”
Tichina Arnold Survivor’s Remorse “Fallout”

Film / Show Produced by a Woman
Carole J. Peterman, Celine Rattray, Trudie Styler Novitiate
Sarah Dunn American Housewife “The Nap”
Natalie Chaidez Queen of the South “El Camino De La Muerte”
Erica Messer Criminal Minds “Spencer”
Anne Kenney, Toni Graphia, Maril Davis, Marigo Kehoe, Elicia Bessette, Shannon Goss,
Joy Blake, Karen Campbell Outlander “The Battle Joined”

Reality Series
Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath (A&E Television)
Pit Bulls & Parolees “Down, Not Out” (Animal Planet)
We Are The Joneses (Centric)
Sweet Home Oklahoma “The Dating Shame” (Bravo Media)

Actress Reality Series
Leah Remini Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath
Tia Torres Pit Bulls & Parolees “Down, Not Out”
Lee Murphy Sweet Home Oklahoma “The Dating Shame”
Jennifer Welch Sweet Home Oklahoma “The Dating Shame”

Documentary Feature Film
After Spring (Starz)
Gender Revolution (National Geographic Channel)
Hungry (Logo Television Network)
Mansfield 66/67 (Gunpowder and Sky)

Film / Show Directed by a Woman
Aisling Walsh Maudie
Ellen Martinez, Steph Ching After Spring
Kimberly Peirce Six
Charlotte Brändström Outlander “The Bakra”
Marina Zenovich Water & Power; A California Heist
Floria Sigismondi American Gods “Come To Jesus”

Feature Film
The Leisure Seeker (Sony Pictures Classics)
Novitiate (Sony Pictures Classics)
The Post (20th Century Fox)
Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool (Sony Pictures Classics)
Maudie (Sony Pictures Classics)

Actress Feature Film
Helen Mirren The Leisure Seeker
Melissa Leo Novitiate
Sally Hawkins Maudie
Meryl Streep The Post
Annette Bening Film Stars Don’t Die In Liverpool

Foreign Language Film
First They Killed My Father (Cambodia) (Netflix)
The Divine Order (Switzerland) (Zeitgeist Films / Kino Lorber)
The Square (Sweden) (Magnolia Pictures)
A Fantastic Woman (Chile) (Sony Pictures Classics)

In addition to celebrating its nominated award recipients, Women’s Image Network also honors invited, deserving individuals to accept one of three tributes: WOMAN OF THE YEAR, LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT or HUMANTIARIAN.

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