Gender in Film

The Largest Analysis of Film Dialogue by Gender, Ever

Film Dialogue from 2,000 screenplays, Broken Down by Gender and Age Lately, Hollywood has been taking so much shit for rampant sexism and racism. The prevailing theme: white men dominate movie roles. But it’s all rhetoric and no data, which gets us nowhere in terms of having an informed discussion.

Because data is a wonderful thing. If it can be measured, why guess?

Female Naration

So we have Battlestar Galactica (TV) on the left, and Mirror’s Edge (computer game) on the right. Both stunning examples of female narration. But the gulf between them is huge. What does this look like in narration heavy content like science documentaries? Who’s a prominent scientist who gets screen time?

From Women are stereotyped. Via AnneR