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Fear, money and racism: what’s our problem with diversity on screen?

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The lack of diversity in film and television dominated the debate during awards season. Subscribe to The Guardian ► But away from the Oscars, the UK picture is also bleak: the film Bafta acting nominees have been almost exclusively white for two years running. Leah Green looks beyond the headlines to see why diversity remains such a problem in the UK film and TV industries 6x9 experience solitary confinement ► The Guardian ► Suggested videos: Too black for Brazil ► From the Bronx to Yale ► Guardian playlists: Comment is Free ► Guardian Docs ► Guardian Features ► Guardian Animations & Explanations ► Guardian Investigations ► The Global Migration Crisis ► Anywhere but Westminster ► More Guardian videos: 6x9: experience solitary confinement – 36- video ► We Walk Together ► The last job on Earth ► Patrick Stewart sketch: what has the ECHR ever done for us? ► How to hide a billion dollars - the Panama Papers ► The Syrian Spaceman who became a refugee ► The epic journey of a refugee cat ► If I Die On Mars ► We can't ban everything that offends you ► Revenge Porn: Chrissy Chambers and her search for justice ► Mos Def force fed in Gitmo procedure ► Edward Snowden interview ► Bangladeshi Sex Workers take steroids ► Other Guardian channels on YouTube: Guardian Football ► Guardian Music ► Guardian Australia ► Guardian Tech ► Guardian Culture ► Guardian Wires ► Guardian Food ►