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The Trouble With Hollywood’s Obsession With White Guy Biopics
By Kelsey McKinney, Fusion
What does it tell the generations of women and people of color who have watched hundreds of movies about true to life straight white men become geniuses in the span of 120 minutes, but no one who looks like them?
Hollywood: The Power of the White Gaze
While academically we may think we are beyond this debate, we are not, because our fellow filmmakers, critics, writers, and other gatekeepers in the film industry continue to rely and fall back on these same old unconscious assumptions.
Hollywood, We Have a Problem
Ph.D., author of “The Myth of Black Anti-Intellectualism"
We should be concerned about the impact of Hollywood's continual whitewashing on the collective psychology of people of color and it should be of concern for any educated person who wants to have an accurate understanding of history.
Dee Rees On Hollywood's Race Problem
Race-Lift: When Hollywood Changes A Character's Race
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