Research on Directors: UCLA Hollywood Diversity Report
Women and people of color remained underrepresented among film directors in 2021, despite the gains posted by both groups over the years, according to the 2022 Hollywood Diversity Report published by UCLA.
Though women had also made significant advances among film directors in recent years, 2021 saw women barely gain any ground relative to their male counterparts. Meanwhile, among White, Black, Latinx, multiracial, and MENA directors, women lagged their male counterparts in 2021; among Asian and Native directors, however, women approached or reached parity.
(excerpt from the Hollywood Diversity Report 2022)Read the Report