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Jim Crow: Polynesian Audiences and Polynesian Village

jim crow: It comes after Disney's Moana a computer-animated movie featuring a girl from a Polynesian village garnered mostly positive reaction from Polynesian audiences in 2016, according to Metro News. Both Coco and Moana used consultants to make sure the films were culturally sensitive. The Disney-Pixar animated production hauled in an estimated 72.9 million over the five-day weekend and features an almost entirely Latino cast. Disney productions haven't always received praise for their portrayal of ethnic minorities. Here's a look how ethnic minorities have been portrayed in previous Disney Disney's 1941 film Dumbo, the leader of a pack of crows is named Jim Crow. In fact, some popular films have been attacked for reinforcing stereotypes or for simply being racist. ( As reported in the news.