Tag Archive 'female-characters'


Dreams of Frances: A love letter to Greta Gerwig and her portrayal of the female identity

Camila Grimaldi, Editorial Staff Writer The world is starved for complex female characters. We have been treated to countless supporting roles: love interests, sex icons, and sidekicks. Rarely do we see a female protagonist who is strong-willed and proactive, or someone who channels our insecurities and flaws onto the big screen. I believed there was […]


Fresh Out of Perspective: Why There Are More Important Things Than More Female Characters in Animation

By Corrine Stein, Editorial Staff Writer  Since the birth of animation, it has been agreed that one of the medium’s greatest strengths is the freedom it gives filmmakers to set their stories from any perspective imaginable, and in any world they have the creativity to dream up. Looking at the filmography of just one of […]