Since the beginning of the semester and figuring out how I was going to write about this topic and how I was going to come about it was harder than I thought. I knew I wanted to write about the ongoing controversies about the Oscars but I didn’t know how…


Hollywood films will always be loved by everyone around the world, but what happens behind the scenes is somewhat known but only really mentioned once a year during the Academy Awards show. To get a full understanding of my main question which is, “What can we learn from the differences…


In my previous post, I wrote about how a few POC were mentioning how the Oscars are racist. Even though looking through several articles about the Oscars and the industry being this way there is always the other end of the argument in almost everything. …


Hollywood has had its ups and downs within films and as the audience, I think we can all agree they have made some pretty memorable films too. As years go by the lack of diversity in films along with the lack of representation in the Academy Awards seems to be…


It’s 2020 and we are in the middle of a pandemic, and that probably means you haven’t seen a movie inside a functioning movie theater since this whole thing began. Maybe, like me, you miss all the chick flicks, rom-coms, dramas, comedies, etc. that you used to go see on…

Sheila McVay

A second-year Cinema Major at San Francisco State University. I love movies but honestly don’t have one specific favorite movie.

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