“When we include more female storytellers we will have more of the women I recognize in my day to day life, those who are proactive, have their own agency, don’t just react to the men around them, they have their own point of view.”

May 31, 20171 minute read

— Actress Jessica Chastain, who served as a judge at the Cannes Film Festival, commenting after she reviewed 20 films and found many of their representations of women “disturbing.”