Although minorities overall are becoming better represented in entertainment, that progress largely hasn’t touched Latinos.
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The UCLA Hollywood Diversity Report suggests the industry must do more to meet the moment.
Six students won Alfred P. Sloan Foundation fellowships for projects that incorporated accurate and plausible science into their stories.
Librarians and staff will share their expertise at events designed to help students, faculty and others flourish in their work and advance knowledge.
Movie studios can expect to lose up to $130 million per film when authentic diversity is absent from their storytelling, a UCLA report shows.
A Bruin guide to some of this month’s most intriguing events at UCLA.
For decades, Black creators have been dreaming up alternative futures that celebrate cultures of the African diaspora.
A Q&A with Sophia Bacino, who is entering her second year at the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music.
The Nicholas Endowment and Gluck Foundation provide opportunities for teens from underrepresented communities.
All-American gymnast Sadiqua Bynum ’16 may have fallen into Hollywood’s stunt world, but she landed on her feet and hit the ground running.
UCLA Design Showcase West Salons will debut Saturday, June 20 at 10 a.m. and will feature production designers from Apple TV+ and Netflix shows.
The Outfest UCLA Legacy Project — the world’s largest publicly accessible collection of LGBTQ films — contains some 41,000 irreplaceable items of motion picture history.
Professors and alumni played a big role in bringing the stories of America’s most diverse ethnic group to the small screen.
Q&A with Scott MacQueen, the Archive’s head of preservation discusses the history and recent restoration of the film, which is getting released on Blu-ray in May.
Since 2005, the archive has partnered with Outfest to preserve transgender stories of struggle as the group continues to face inadequate legal protections, stigma and violence.
Ellen Scott is working on a book about depictions of slavery in movies and a chronicle of Black female film critics.
The research shows indications that the film industry is starting to get the message that diversity sells.
The panel, moderated by UCLA’s Deborah Nadoolman Landis, features nominees Mark Bridges, Jacqueline Durran, Christopher Peterson, Arianne Phillips, Sandy Powell and Mayes Rubeo.
In this Q&A, the honorary Academy Award winner discusses how the movement originated and shares how his experiences at UCLA shaped his career.
Alumna Patricia Vidal Delgado’s first feature film is making its debut at one of the nation’s top film festivals.
Wollen, who taught at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television from 1988 through 2006, died Dec. 17 in England. He was 81.
Festival includes earliest works from filmmakers like Nina Menkes, Catherine Hardwicke and Terry Sanders, who film was the first student film to win an Oscar.
Alumnus Nicholas von Sternberg finds art imitating his life in the Netflix movie “Dolemite Is My Name.”
The Archive is the sixth largest moving image repository in the world, and second only to the Library of Congress in the U.S.
The annual awards, which are given to a diverse array of projects, foster the advancement of the arts and arts-related scholarship.