New BAFTA Requirements Could Nudge Hollywood Toward Equality
|12/14/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
On Wednesday, an organization that doles out some of the film and TV industry’s biggest awards laid down new rules that will help ensure the projects that receive its highest honors are inclusive.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) announced that projects will be eligible for Outstanding British Film and Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer only if they conform to British Film Institute’s written diversity standards. Beginning in 2019, eligible films need to demonstrate they’ve attempted to increase diversity behind or in front of the camera. That could include setting a film read more >>>