Diversity is now a keyword in the evolution of the Australian screen sector. Screenhub follows the issue closely, agencies ask for data and set targets, and the word even occurs in promo material.
It is our job to wonder if this is just a fad, driven by a very un-diverse group of technocrats with managerial power.
There are a lot of issues in the one diversity bag. Sexual diversity is savagely opposed in many parts of the world, ableism is barely recognised, and most English language screen industries are terrible at class.