The All-Time Highest-Grossing Film by a Female Director Is… ‘Kung Fu Panda 2’?!

There are many reasons to be upset about the state of women in Hollywood, but here’s one of the strangest: The all-time highest-grossing film directed by a woman is Kung Fu Panda 2, which was helmed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson and made $665.7 million. The factoid is part of a fascinating (and depressing) Hollywood.com article wondering why only three women will be directing blockbuster films this year.