Thursday, July 14, 2016

The Math Behind Movies: Study Shows Success of Female-Driven Movies Despite Fewer Opportunities

Slated, ( a major online site which finances film and other projects, did  quite a comprehensive  survey of female-based or created films. The study tracked just about every theatrical release 2010-2015, In this article in the Hollywood Reporter, the study found that movies directed, starring, or produced by women had a higher return on investment, especially above the 25 million dollar mark. However, they are typically given lower-budget films and doubly handicapped by being given almost 2/3 less screen time. Details here: 

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