What's Like To Be A Black Woman in Hollywood

About once a year, Angela Robinson stops over at the American Film Institute in Los Angeles to explain to a group of women just how few people in Hollywood want to them to succeed.

It’s important to Robinson, a black woman who has directed films that include “Herbie: Fully Loaded,” that these women know what they’re up against: an industry in which women and people of color are few and far between, rarely run the show and are seen as threats to the job security of established white men.

As she explained to The Huffington Post, “If you have a job, then probably a white guy doesn’t.”

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Diamonde Williamson