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A film festival in Beijing aims to counter a bias in the movie industry that values pretty, clothes-discarding and man-seeking female characters over more nuanced roles

1 month ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
he China Women's Film Festival is highlighting gender inequality in the film industry by featuring more than 30 Chinese and international films about women's rights, women's achievements and gay women, which will be shown in over 10 cities around the nation.
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is the editor-in-chief of SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.