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Study Highlights Diversity Issues In British Film

Thursday, October 6, 2016   (0 Comments)
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From The Hollywood Reporter:

New research unveiled by the British Film Institute has revealed eye-opening statistics regarding the diversity offered by the U.K.’s film industry.

Released Thursday during the Black Star Symposium, a debate on diversity in the U.K. as part of the BFI London Film Festival, the research showed that 59 percent of British films made over the last 10 years featured no black actors in named roles.

In the same period, just 13 percent of films had a black actor in a lead role, but 50 percent of these were clustered in just 47 films, less than five percent of the 1,172 films in the survey.

- Read the full article at HollywoodReporter.com


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