What Disney Taught Us About Gender Roles


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Disney movies are timeless, and you don't need to be a child to enjoy it. Although adults are not the primary target audience for them, it's safe to say that most people love them just as much as a child would. The reasons why many enjoy watching these movies for hours on end at times lies in the pure aesthetic delight of the film. Each Disney creation has its own unique style of storytelling; it teaches us inspiring values that everyone can learn from — regardless of age. Some characters are even created uniquely to break burgeoning stereotypes, specifically amongst girls. This article dives into the lessons that Disney movies have taught us about gender roles.