What This Year’s Oscar Nominated Films Say About Women

What Oscar Nominated Films Say About Women

Not only are women under-represented in the nominated films (only two of the Best Picture nominees tell a woman’s story), but the bodies of women in the films nominated are largely treated as sexual objects.  Here, Holly L. Derr of the Huffington Post examines the messages that this year’s Best Picture nominees are sending about women.

-C

Advertisements

What are your thoughts?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s