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Disney Shatters Body Image Stereotypes with “Moana”

Disney Shatters Body Image Stereotypes with “Moana”

By Mia Capuno, Staff Writer
February 1, 2017
Filed under A&E, Opinion

Throughout the years, The Walt Disney Company has kept up their infamous, unrealistic portrayal of heroine princesses. Unlike the average young woman, their stereotypes consist of slender necks, defined waists, and small, dainty feet. However, the typical Disney depiction of the damsel in distress...

Diary of a film festival-er – Part 2

Diary of a film festival-er – Part 2

January 31, 2012
Filed under A&E, Film Festival

Harry Menear | Entertainment Editor | January 31, 2012 My second day at the Santa Barbara International Film Festival began at 1.40 with a showing of Samuel L. Jackson’s latest film “Samaritan”, which he produced and starred in. The first shot of the film is down a gun barrel, as a bloodied and bruised young man ...

Diary of a Film Festival-er

Diary of a Film Festival-er

January 29, 2012
Filed under A&E, Film Festival

Harry Menear | Entertainment Editor | January 29, 2012 My experience at the 2012 Santa Barbara International Film festival – something I’ve been eagerly anticipating since I first joined the paper a year ago - should have begun at 8 am today (January 28, 2012). Unfortunately, after a late night I lacked the necessary re...

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