Teen Girls Underrepresented in Movies

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Girls of today are dynamic and diverse, [but] the entertainment industry continues to tell stories that bear little resemblance to the reality of today’s girls and young women. – Dr. Stacy L. Smith, The future is female?  More:

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TIFF 2017 – Acclaimed Women-Directed Films

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Dee Rees elevates her storytelling to a whole different level with ‘Mudbound’. Rarely do women, and particularly women of color, have the opportunity to tell epic stories. But damn, this movie is epic, complemented with extraordinary acting all around. It’s a post-WWII period piece about race that feels so relevant to today. – Melissa Silverstein, Women and Hollywood. More: