Télévision et VSD

Talk of diversity (or lack thereof) dominates TV press tour

Peak TV and the success of shows ranging from Empire to Transparent , added to the strong awareness of April Reign’s #OscarsSoWhite campaign, have transformed the press tour from triumphant bragging to fierce discussions and defensive moves from networks – especially the exceedingly white and male CBS – about diversity in front of and behind the camera.

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Netflix n’a pas besoin des studios hollywoodiens

Le mardi 8 août, Disney annonce que l’accord passé avec Netflix pour la diffusion de ses contenus ne sera pas reconduit. Cela concerne bien entendu les films d’animation mais aussi bien d’autres contenus produits par des filliales du groupe, tandis que que le sort des productions Marvel et Lucasfilm, propriétés du géant américain, n’est pas encore réglé.

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Transgender TV characters have the power to shape audience attitudes

Watching transgender characters on fictional TV shows has the power to influence attitudes toward transgender people and policy issues, according to new research from USC Annenberg. The research was published in the Springer Journal Sex Roles and further highlights the ways political ideology shapes viewer responses to transgender depictions in entertainment.

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