“No Change” In Jobs For Female & Minority Directors In Past Decade, Study Finds

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A new study from
USC found that only 4% of all directors across the 1,000 top-grossing films during the past decade were female – a ratio of 24 males to every one female director. And only three of the films were directed by black women, three by Asian women and one by a Latina. Despite the industry's numerous diversity programs, the report concludes that "there has been no change" in the percentage of women and minority directors during the past 10 years (2007-2016). And…