Representation of women in films is getting worse, new study reveals
Women protagonists im film became more prominent in 2018 – but the representation of female characters got worse overall, a new study has revealed.
Male characters dominated the big screen throughout the past year, according to a study released on Tuesday by the Centre for the Study of Women in Television and Film at San Diego State University.
Only 35 per cent of films included 10 or more female speaking roles, but a staggering 82 per cent of movies had at least 10 male characters with speaking roles, according to the study, titled It’s a Man’s (Celluloid) World.
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