In 2015, many people’s attention has turned to a particular demographic that mainstream movies may not have taken into account so much. It just happens that this particular group makes up for half the world population. Starting with Patricia Arquette’s viral Academy Award speech, to comments made by the likes of Dame Helen Mirren, Meryl Streep, Amanda Seyfried, Jennifer Lawrence, and particular illustrations linked with the Sony Hack. A conversation has been sparked about the place of women in film, and here’s a look at 16 films that have contributed, through their content or production, to the advancement of women in the film industry.
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