Mind the Gap: Life Beyond Diversity Programs
- 60 min
Many entertainment companies, nonprofits and guilds have diversity programs that serve people from backgrounds traditionally underrepresented in the film industry. How should participants navigate these programs to maximize their chances of future success? What happens to the participants after these programs are over? These programs are helping to bridge the gap via training, but what else could be done to increase the number of diverse professionals in the entertainment industry? Will we ever get to the point where Diversity Programs are no longer needed?
American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters supported in part by the California Arts Council, a state agency, and the National Arts and Disability Center at the University of California Los Angeles.
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- Russell Boast
- Teresa Huang
- Jeanne Mau
- Krista Suh
- Tre'vell Anderson
- (LA Times)