“What I am saying is that if you make a movie that is a love letter to women of colour, there is an insanely low chance a woman of colour will have the chance to see your movie and review your movie,” Brie Larson said to rousing applause in the room, which was filled to capacity …“We need to be conscious of our bias and make sure that everyone is in the room.
“I do not need a 40-year-old white dude to tell me what didn’t work for him out of a Wrinkle in Time. It wasn’t made for him. I want to know what that film meant to women of colour, to biracial women, to teen women of colour, to teens that are biracial. These are just facts these are not my emotions,” she continued. “I want to know what my work means to the world, not a narrow view.”