The Shame Of Family Film Analysis

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Aurora, Snow White, Ariel, Belle; these are a few beloved protagonist from Disney movies made pre-2010. Many children fell in love with the happily ever afters of these characters without realizing the true meaning behind their stories. Family films produced by Disney focus on gender roles and social constructs dictating what is or is not desirable in females. In the article, “The Shame of Family Films: Why Family Films Are So Sexist” by Julia Baird claims that there aren’t many female characters in family films, and when there are, they are portrayed as inferior or as sexy. The problem is that this hurts the way that girls and boys think about girls and this is cycle in Hollywood. The storylines of nearly every film follow the same pattern;
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