IN THE NAME OF WMC TURKEY- WOMEN WITH CAMERAS,
WMC Turkey/ Women with Cameras, established in 2018, creates a platform to demonstrate the lack of women working behind the camera. Its primary mission is to get tangible data of females working for cinema and tv industry. The core of the project is the show the number of females who work in the sector by displaying the ratio of males and females working for this industry.
The procured data will bring the number of males and females working under the roof of Turkish Cinema to light. The results present a scientific statement, and it also brings into view for national and international platforms to show the inequalities among the females and males. This project will qualify for the studies and new plans for Women with Cameras for the upcoming years.
The data accessed at the end of the project prioritizes disproportionate ratio within men to women behind the cameras. With the concrete data, the opportunity to fulfill the motivation to give women a place, and various types of “equality of opportunity” trials will be adequately performed thus, open new doors for profuse women’s movements.
Dr. Berceste Gülçin Özdemir
WMC TURKEY MEMBERS