Come join our session with Drawn Together Vancouver, where Barb Dawson, Vanessa Jacobsen and Tara Kemes will be discussing tools for finding your voice and being heard. They will be sharing some time tested strategies for having crucial conversations th... read more
Study finds majority of women report gender-based career barriers in Canada’s media production sector Global research points to an integrated solution that includes disclosure, financial incentives and education TORONTO, January 30, 2017 – Research re... read more
Women & Leadership: Study of Gender Parity and Diversity in Canada’s Screen Industries What are the strategies, programs and practices used in Canada and elsewhere in the world that have a positive effect on gender equality and cultural diversity in... read more
What Vancouver’s Female Animators Think About the Diversity of Their Industry On the heels of The Hollywood Reporter‘s white-dudes-only panel on diversity in animation, we asked seven women working in our own local animation industry how they thin... read more
A disturbing Twitter thread highlights the lack of female characters in animated movies It’s unsurprising that female characters are underrepresented in animated movies because most of the movies are directed and drawn by men. Read the article here
We Asked 4 Female Animators About Diversity and Women in the Industry Last week, the Hollywood Reporter published their annual animators roundtable. There’s no doubt that the talented creators selected to speak their minds had interesting and timely... read more
TED TALK: Why we have too few women leaders Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg looks at why a smaller percentage of women than men reach the top of their professions — and offers 3 powerful pieces of advice to women aiming for the C-suite.