the percentage of female leads in top-grossing films rose from 31% to 40%. of the female protagonists, 44% appeared in studio features and 55% appeared in independent features.
according to dr martha lauzen, the study's author, this change indicates a positive turn in female representation.
云南快乐十分开奖前3组"we have now seen two consecutive years of substantial gains for female protagonists, indicating the beginning of a positive shift in representation," dr martha tells variety magazine.
云南快乐十分开奖前3组however, in terms of women from underrepresented groups, the numbers are not as indicative of progress.
云南快乐十分开奖前3组black women's speaking roles have decreased from 21% to 20% in 2019. asian female characters dropped from 10% in 2018 to 7% in 2019.
overall, only 18% of major female roles were black, 6% were latina and 5% were asian.