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Who Critiques Films Anyway?

Like much of the entertainment industry, the film…

Like much of the entertainment industry, the film critic field is comprised of mainly white men. This can be a problem as critiques often define what is "worth watching," and Hollywood listens along with many moviegoers. In this episode, we explore the USC study on the race and gender breakdown of film critics and problems a mostly white male review pool can cause. You can read the USC study here: http://assets.uscannenberg.org/docs/cricits-choice-2018.pdf