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Portray the Right Gay

May 16, 2016 | 9:25

TV and movies are appreciated by some and criticized by others for being too progressive, particularly for their portrayal of LGBTQ characters. Many LGBTQ teens look to these media to understand themselves, but what messages are they receiving? Director/Producer Tyshon Decarlos Lowe takes a look at current LGBTQ representation in TV and movies-from The Powerpuff Girls to Orange is the New Black- to understand the accuracy of this representation, and its effects on youth and society. 

Categories: Featured, Documentaries

Topics: Gender Issues, Human Rights