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"When I first joined Pixar in 2011, I was one of a handful of women in the story department, one of four in a group of 30 or 40. Now, being on a movie with a predominantly female creative leadership [Turning Red] in the span of 10 years, that in and of itself is kind of crazy. Especially because it takes five or six years to make a movie here."
-- Domee Shi


Source:
Hertz, Barry. "How Toronto's Domee Shi shattered Pixar's glass ceiling into a thousand tiny CGI shards; With the release of her debut feature, Turning Red, Canadian filmmaker Domee Shi becomes the first woman to solo direct a Pixar film." Interview with Domee Shi. Globe and Mail, March 10, 2022.