Posts Tagged ‘female’

Sexism in the Arts?

Posted: August 18, 2016 in -
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Guerrilla Girls get ready for war on the European art world

 

 

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A Hollywood producer has created @femscriptintros to expose the majority dolts who bang out this crap.

Twitter Account Shows How NOT To Introduce a Female Character

I would dispute the headline though. This is how it’s done. Not sure about the word “not.”

 

 

 

The Problem with Female Superheroes

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No one should be crying for Jennifer Lawrence’s bank account, but there is more evidence here of systemic gender discrimination when it comes to money…

Sony emails reveal Jennifer Lawrence paid less than male co-stars

Gumpert added, “The current talent deals are: O’Russell: 9%; Cooper: 9%; Bale: 9%; [Jeremy] Renner: 9%; Lawrence: 7%; Adams: 7%.”

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MPAA now in the crosshairs…

Soloway directed this year’s Afternoon Delight, a story about a housewife, played by Kathryn Hahn, who discovers she likes to get it on far more and in different ways than she’d previously thought. In a discussion of her film, Soloway reveals that to get the film the R she promised to her distributors she had to cut the scenes depicting women enjoying having sex…

The MPAA is happy to give a pass to “boys being boys,” but any picture that portrays a woman taking pleasure in sex on her terms should be treated like obscene material.

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Evan Rachel Wood lets loose on the MPAA for double standards and bias…

Evan Rachel Wood Calls Out the MPAA for Sex Scene Double Standards on Deleted ‘Charlie Countryman’ Scene

This bolsters another recent complaint about female pleasure being censored on TV.