Archive For December 19, 2016

The BAFTAs, the British equivalent of the Oscars, will exclude films that are not diverse starting in 2019.

The BAFTAs, the British equivalent of the Oscars, will exclude films that are not diverse starting in 2019.

In an incredibly bold move, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced last week that, beginning in 2019, works that do not demonstrate inclusivity in their production practices will no longer be eligible for the Outstanding British Film or Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director, or Producer awards at the annual BAFTAs,…

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Lucasfilm’s Force: Kathleen Kennedy Reveals an Executive Team More Than 50 Percent Female | Hollywood Reporter

Lucasfilm’s Force: Kathleen Kennedy Reveals an Executive Team More Than 50 Percent Female | Hollywood Reporter

“When you have a balance of men and women, there are all sorts of things that enter into the discussion,” says the president of the company behind the female-led ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ and upcoming ‘Rogue One.’ Source: Lucasfilm’s Force: Kathleen Kennedy Reveals an Executive Team More Than 50 Percent Female | Hollywood Reporter

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