• What Will It Take to See More Indigenous Representation on the Big Screen?

    10 days ago - By Pop Sugar

    It seems like a lifetime ago that I saw Yalitza Aparicio appear as "Cleo" in director Alfonso Cuarón's 2018 movie Roma. Although the film was critically acclaimed and was lauded as a real look at the life of an Indigenous maid in an affluent Mexican household, when the media whirlwind subsided so did my hope that this would create a change in Hollywood's portrayal and inclusion of Indigenous people.
    When Roma was released, the response to Aparicio's praise was outright upsetting. It was beyond disappointing to watch the already thinly veiled racism and sexism that exists reveal itself in...
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