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Gender bias in Hollywood, pt. 2; Walt Disney's futurism; holiday film releases




Walt Disney and Wernher von Braun, seen in a publicity photo.
Walt Disney and Wernher von Braun, seen in a publicity photo.
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Four successful filmmakers talk about possible solutions for an industry that's been criticized for "widespread exclusion" of women directors; the movie "Tomorrowland" continues the futuristic vision promoted by Walt Disney (pictured at left with scientist Wernher von Braun); Memorial Day is no longer the beginning of summer for the movie business.