How Hollywood Portrays Women

Encounter four ways Hollywood has traditionally represented women onscreen

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Encounter four ways Hollywood has traditionally represented women onscreen. Among the categories you'll consider: mothers, damsels, femme fatales, and domestic or romantic agents. 

You'll also get a primer on how movies have chosen to represent women's bodies over the years, particularly when few clothes are involved. 

Join Chicago Movie Tours for an overview of women onscreen!

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Available Dates
March 9, 2023

6:30 – 7:30 PM (CT)

Lockport Branch Library

121 E. 8th St., Lockport, IL 60441

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What's Included

Chicago Movie Tours' virtual and in-person programs incorporate the following to bring the subject matter to life:

• HD video
• Photos
• Clips and screenshots
• Maps
• Newspapers
• Movie fan magazines
• Animated slideshows
• Expert commentary...and more