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Geena Davis Institute plans first international gender in media symposium

Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media SmartBrief | Jun 25, 2015

The Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media announced the BFI London Film Festival will host the Institute's first-ever Global Symposium on Gender in Media alongside on Oct. 8 in London. Academy Award-winning actor Geena Davis will give the keynote address after Sarah Gavron's "Suffragette" opens the festival. "Media images have a huge impact on our perceptions, and on our social and cultural beliefs and behaviors. Our new global study explores how global films may be reinforcing negative gender stereotypes with movie audiences of all ages," Davis said. ScreenDaily.com (06/23) Variety (06/23) The Hollywood Reporter (06/23) Reuters (06/23)


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