If Wonder Woman does well on opening weekend, it sets a precedent for female-centered action films and female directors and we’ll see more of these stories on screens soon. Hollywood is a business that responds to box office. – Kirsten Schaffer, Women in Film. Read More:
Hi there Mr Bobinsky! As a female viewer, I did not find Gadot’s WW costume offensive. It is derivative of the original 1940s cartoon character’s costume, with the nuance of practical historical armor. But if she had not been a superhero character, I would have found such a costume (and others you mention in your excellent blog post) idiotic.
I wrote about sexism & female costumes in modern cinema, basing on my thoughts about
Wonder Woman, maybe you’ll find this interesting:
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