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"How are women around the world finding their own voice.... between ingrained traditions and pop culture stereotypes"
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The Headless Women of Hollywood

The Headless Women of Hollywood | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
It's a truly amazing time to be a headless female body part in Hollywood! Here's to all the people who help make it happen. Twitter: @HlywoodHeadless
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Au cinéma, sois femme et tais-toi !

Au cinéma, sois femme et tais-toi ! | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
Plus les actrices vieillissent, et moins le cinéma américain les fait parler, explique une étude portant sur 2000 films.
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Lynda Obst: Hollywood has learned nothing from the success of “Bridesmaids”

Lynda Obst: Hollywood has learned nothing from the success of “Bridesmaids” | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
The author of "Sleepless in Hollywood" on why women are so underrepresented on screen -- and why there's hope yet
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Hollywood’s over-40 brigade is stealing the limelight

Hollywood’s over-40 brigade is stealing the limelight | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it

Hollywood’s over-40 brigade is stealing the limelight these days, flaunting its un-Photoshopped smile lines like never before. Under-30 celebs would surely register their surprise – if only they could move their faces

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Les femmes sans tête d’Hollywood

Les femmes sans tête d’Hollywood | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
"Lorsque vous effacez d’une affiche la tête d’une femme, vous retirez beaucoup de choses : ses pensées, ses sentiments, ses désirs. Son consentement. Elle est déshumanisée et son corps est interchangeable avec quelqu’un d’autre."
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Ava DuVernay "There’s a belonging problem in Hollywood"

Ava DuVernay "There’s a belonging problem in Hollywood" | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it
At the Sundance Film Festival, where the talk was of the academy’s voting changes, the director explains why she hates the word “diversity.”
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Hollywood’s Year of Heroine Worship

Hollywood’s Year of Heroine Worship | A Voice of Our Own | Scoop.it

A. O. Scott, chief film critic at The New York Times stresses "a deep and ancient bias that underlies the way we talk about movies" : "Stories about men are large, important and universal, while stories about women are particular, local and trivial...."

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