Monday, March 21, 2016

Hollywood discrimination report: sexuality

Hollywood discrimination report: sexuality

School of journalism, university of southern California, Ann arbor, communication and media, diversity and social change advocacy group released a survey for Hollywood diversity. Report by SONY, and time warner 10 media giant produced 414 films and TV series (in early September 2014 to the end of August, 2014) as the research object. According to the report, the United States film industry is still a "white straight men's club". In addition to the colored ethnic, the elderly, women and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) group also failed to fully show.

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Living conditions for the LGBT community in Hollywood, according to the report, the 11194 lines, name and clarity to the role of, only 224 (2.0%) as gay and bisexual, lower than the group as a proportion of the population in the United States (3.5%). And, on the screen of the LGBT community also is given priority to with white men, women and minorities only accounted for 27.9% and 27.9% respectively (from bisexual.com).
 

Moreover, although more than half of the LGBT role involves the love plot, but fewer than a quarter of the roles successfully become a parent or guardian, it cannot accurately reflect the actual condition of the group. Lead in the study of the stasi, l. Smith, a professor at the university of southern California concluded, from the analysis results, there is a lack of diversity in Hollywood, a serious disease. Institute of the academy of motion picture arts and has issued a package of reform measures, try to ease the minority failed to fully show the status quo. As to how effective they are, it remains to be seen.