#GAReads | Women in horror: Victims no more

"Women in horror: Victims no more":

At the end of this year’s Cannes Film Festival, actress Jessica Chastain — who was serving as a jury member — said that she found the portrayals of women in the festival’s films “quite disturbing.” 

To many, this isn’t exactly news. The lack of women in film — in front of and behind the camera — has been at the forefront of Hollywood criticism in recent years, with scholars and writers detailing the various ways women tend to be underrepresented or cast in stereotypical roles.

Read Beth Younger's full article at The Conversation here…