Jan 01, 1970
See Jane 2019: An Analysis of Representations in Film and Television

Since 2004, the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media, a project of Mount Saint Mary’s University, has advocated for greater inclusion in entertainment media through cutting-edge research and advocacy. The Institute is moving the needle on intersectional gender representation by working directly within the industry, with a particular focus on children’s entertainment. This report analyzes representations of gender, race, LGBTQ+ individuals, and people with disabilities in popular entertainment media in 2018. We examine characters in children’s television shows, children’s films, and popular films. Here are our key findings.