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Eva Mendes, Jessica Biel, Rachel Weisz's Directorial Debuts Premiered

October 27, 2010 (4:06 am) GMT
The three actresses followed the footsteps of Jennifer Aniston and Gwyneth Paltrow to direct a short film based on Glamour's reader's real-life stories.
Eva Mendes, Jessica Biel, Rachel Weisz's Directorial Debuts Premiered

, and have unveiled their directorial debuts at the annual Glamour Reel Moments event in Los Angeles. The three actresses stepped behind the camera for the first time as part of the magazine's yearly project, which sees women tackle short films based on readers' real-life stories.

Mendes put forward a movie called "California Romanza", which stars , while Rachel Weisz directed "The Thief" and Biel helmed "Sodalis", about the friendship of two young girls. All three films were unveiled at a star-studded ceremony in L.A. on Monday, October 25 night.

The trio follows in the footsteps of past contributors including , , , and .

, who has also taken part in the project in the past, attended the event and later wrote a message to the three actresses on her Twitter.com page: "Celebrating this year's Glamour Reel Moments directorial debuts of 3 amazing women Jessica Biel, Eva Mendes & Rachel Weisz! Great work ladies!"

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