August 30, 2018
"Racial diversity fared significantly better than gender equality in the Top 25 most talked about films of 2017.”
December 12, 2017
"This is a fraction of the more than 700 movies that were released in U.S. cinemas this year, but as a snapshot of some of the buzziest ones, the data suggests inclusion can improve box office success."
September 15, 2017
"To help sort this year’s nominees, our guide measures not just the quality of a program but its inclusivity as well."
August 22, 2017
"There is a fine line between satire and stereotype. But when both forms of cultural commentary look and sound nearly identical, how do we differentiate them?"
August 14, 2017
"This is a huge push forward in 2018, with a bigger number of films showcasing either all-POC or mostly POC casts."
February 24, 2017
"Behind the 2017 Academy Awards sits the backdrop of some of the most anti-immigrant sentiment in recent memory. As we pause to celebrate filmmakers and artists, do we realize how many of them are actually immigrants themselves? Or have parents who immigrated?"
January 08, 2017
"It is unfortunate that for the 2017 Golden Globe Awards, gender equality lags far behind the small but real progress made in racial representation. This isn’t solely a Golden Globes problem; the gender block has been a tougher problem across all media we examine."
January 01, 2017
"One thing is painfully clear from this study: Representation matters.
Jon Stewart’s guests look like him. And Trevor Noah’s guests look like him. Meanwhile, women and Hispanics look like neither and so they get shortchanged on The Daily Show."