New study: characters with disabilities in Hollywood
Movies cover a lot of topics, from romance and comedy to science-fiction and fear. We learn a lot from movies and their characters.
But what happens when the movies we watch don't represent the people we meet?
A team of researchers recently took a look at 800 popular films to see how people with disabilities are portrayed. They found that only 2.4% of the 800 movies had popular characters with a disability. Read their article for more details!