Seeing someone that looks like you and deals with similar stuff that you have to deal with is powerful, because you inevitably feel like you can conquer your issues once you see someone else on screen do it first.
Do you remember the first time you saw yourself on screen? Do you identify with any character on TV today? @Netflix is championing a conversation (#FirstTimeISawMe) about representation in entertainment and would love to get you involved!
Tags: Ava DuVernay, jackie cruz, logan brown, Spike Lee