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Best of Twitter: Female Script Intros

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Los Angeles-based film producer Ross Putman has launched a brilliant Twitter account @femscriptintros where he shares intros for female leads in actual scripts that he reads. He¬†always¬†changes the name to JANE, but aside from that his tweets are verbatim. The more I think about what this project reveals, the less funny it is. It’s actually quite troubling.

Related reading: Slate’s article “If Male Characters Were Introduced in Scripts Like Women”.