We all know that Hurt Locker helmer Kathryn Bigelow has been uninterested in playing the gender card when asked about her potential to become the first woman to win the Best Director Oscar. And The Winner Is columnist Scott Feinberg is nonetheless running quotes from three female directors — Gina Prince-Blythewood (The Secret Life of Bees), Kimberly Pierce (Boys Don’t Cry, Stop-Loss) and Heidi Ewing (Jesus Camp, 12th and Delaware) — about Bigelow being on the precipice.