Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media
Two Easy Steps to Make Hollywood Less Sexist
Geena Davis’ Two Easy Steps to Make Hollywood Less Sexist “We are in effect enculturating kids from the very beginning to see women and girls as not taking up half of the space." Read Geena's guest column in
The Hollywood Reporter
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They have made great strides to change the landscape of media and programming to reflect a more accurate, gender balanced, diverse portrayal of society.
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– Nina Tassler, Former Chairman,
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Kids need to see entertainment where females are valued as much as males.
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– GEENA DAVIS
In family films, there’s only 1 female character for nearly every 3 male characters. For a well-balanced adventure, just add girls.
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No one has done more to bring strong, complex and truly inspirational female characters to both large and small screens.
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Saturday, November 18, 2017

Cool new poster for the highly anticipated film "A Wrinkle in Time". Can't wait to see the new trailer premiering during the American Music Awards tomorrow.

The film, directed by Ava DuVernay, is an adaptation of the award-winning science fantasy novel by American writer Madeleine L’Engle, first published in 1962.
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Did we need a man in the center of it all?

I haven't been this excited about a movie in ever, and it's Disney. Who would've thought?

CANNOT WAIT

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