This week’s Suggested Reading comes from L.A. Weekly’s Jessica P. Ogilvie. In her article, How Hollywood Keeps Women Out, Ogilvie discusses Hollywood’s palpable gender bias and how it fits into an industry that is dominated by charitable liberals and Democrats. It’s an eye-opener for both men and women alike, and as a young woman hoping to find a career in the film industry, what I read put a lot of things into perspective.
“The repercussions for women and girls across the world, who are seeing primarily the stories of men on-screen, are profound.”
“If you don’t see yourself or people like you represented, what kind of an impression are you going to get?”