Posts Tagged “Articles”

‘Wonder Woman’ Is a Milestone, But It Shouldn’t Be | HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

‘Wonder Woman’ Is a Milestone, But It Shouldn’t Be | HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

Warner Bros. and director Patty Jenkins broke a superhero glass ceiling that should have been shattered long ago. Source: ‘Wonder Woman’ Is a Milestone, But It Shouldn’t Be | Hollywood Reporter

Read more »

The Five Lies Hollywood Tells Itself | The New York Times

The Five Lies Hollywood Tells Itself | The New York Times

Hollywood often cites box office results to explain the lack of diversity on screen, but take a closer look. The numbers argue in favor of diversity. Source: The Five Lies Hollywood Tells Itself – The New York Times

Read more »

Infographic: What You Need to Know About Women in Hollywood in 2017

Infographic: What You Need to Know About Women in Hollywood in 2017

Sometimes when you’re having a conversation — let’s say about how women are treated in Hollywood — it can be hard to come up with anything but generalizations. Even though it’s completely accurate to say, “Women TV characters are usually white,” or, “Female directors aren’t getting the same opportunities as men,” sometimes you need a number to really drive…

Read more »

In Virtual Reality, Women Run the World | NY Mag

In Virtual Reality, Women Run the World | NY Mag

A new generation of female artists is making VR the most diverse corner of the male-dominated tech space. Source: In Virtual Reality, Women Run the World — The Cut

Read more »

TV One Expands True Crime Programming|Realscreen

TV One Expands True Crime Programming|Realscreen

U.S. cable net TV One recently unveiled a slate of originals during its annual Upfront presentation, with plans to enhance its lifestyle, true crime and justice-focused programming. Source: Realscreen » Archive » TV One expands true crime programming

Read more »

Realscreen » Archive » BBC unveils Gay Britannia season

Realscreen » Archive » BBC unveils Gay Britannia season

Led by programming on BBC2 and BBC4, with other content across BBC radio and online, the Gay Britannia season will feature stories that celebrate the LGBTQ community, while challenging existing preconceptions and prejudices. Source: Realscreen » Archive » BBC unveils Gay Britannia season

Read more »

Conecta Fiction Analyzes Latino Scripted Format Business | Variety

Conecta Fiction Analyzes Latino Scripted Format Business | Variety

A 2017 Series Mania panel, organized by Conecta Fiction, the TV co-production forum, analyzes challenges for Latino scripted-series formats Source: Conecta Fiction Analyzes Latino Scripted Format Business | Variety

Read more »

04/24/17: YouTube stops Restricted Mode feature from blocking LGBT content|Cynopsis Media

04/24/17: YouTube stops Restricted Mode feature from blocking LGBT content|Cynopsis Media

Last month, YouTube came under some fierce criticism when it confirmed that its Restricted Mode feature, which is designed to shield minors from offensive content, had been hiding a number of innocuous videos that touched on LGBT themes. Source: 04/24/17: YouTube stops Restricted Mode feature from blocking LGBT contentCynopsis Media

Read more »

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Is Unequivocally A Story By, For And About Women | The Huffington Post

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Is Unequivocally A Story By, For And About Women | The Huffington Post

This is a story of women’s survival. Source: ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Is Unequivocally A Story By, For And About Women | The Huffington Post

Read more »

“Furious 8” breaks all-time record for the highest opening of any film worldwide | Black America Web

“Furious 8” breaks all-time record for the highest opening of any film worldwide | Black America Web

‘Fate Of The Furious’ also makes F. Gary Gray the top black grossing director of all time. Source: ‘Fate Of The Furious’ Makes F. Gary Gray Top Black Grossing Director | Black America Web

Read more »