Week 9 Link: Sexism in Hollywood : Truth or Fiction  )or Lower Your Hands That’s a Rhetorical Question, Again)

http://www.indiewire.com/article/this-twitter-account-shows-how-not-to-introduce-a-female-character-in-your-scripts-20160210

 

“JANE (late 20s) sits hunched over a microscope. She’s attractive, but too much of a professional to care about her appearance.”  – https://twitter.com/femscriptintros

Remember that faith you once had in the world and humanity in general? Well I assure you that you will gradually feel that joy and warmth decimate the more you scroll through this twitter feed. A demoralizing glimpse into the creative genius that goes into crafting a female character in our entertainment industry, in this generation. Keep reading and you will soon see a pattern emerge. Perhaps the true message is to see recognize ridiculous this situation is, laugh incredulously and then go on to change this reality.

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