Cate Blanchett women quotes

I'm not sitting on a soapbox telling women what they should and shouldn't do, but I know what works for me. ---->>>

I think there is a long exploration in American drama of women in particular who, by force of circumstances or because they are predisposed to, choose fantasy over reality. ---->>>

I've an enormous respect for my mother who at the age of 39 raised three children, and I grew up with my grandmother in the household. And so it was a really strong household of women - my poor brother! It was great growing up with so many generations of women. ---->>>

Those of us in the industry who are still foolishly clinging to the idea that female films with women at the center are niche experiences - they are not. Audiences want to see them and, in fact, they earn money. The world is round, people. ---->>>

Ageing is something that both men and women are utterly terrified about. ---->>>

Conservatism is affecting the way women perceive who they are in the world. ---->>>

I applaud Women in Film - not only for celebrating the successes of women, but for providing a safety network to mentor women and to discuss the particular issues that arise in a very male-dominated industry. ---->>>

Men are boys for such a long time and really don't start getting the great roles until they're in their mid-thirties. But then they've got a long time to do them, whereas for women, it's all about playing younger and younger and younger. ---->>>

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Cate Blanchett profile (cate-blanchett.jpg)
Nationality: Australian
Born: 05-14, 1969
Birthplace: Ivanhoe, Victoria, Australia
Occupation: Actress