Princess Tiana and Mama Odie are both strong female characters in this movie. Do you think Disney and other kids' entertainment production companies portray enough female characters in a strong, positive light? Especially in G-rated films? Give some examples of positive female characters in TV, literature, and film, and the characteristics that make them good role models.
Most female animated characters, especially heroines, are thin and beautiful. Although there's an ethnic variety of Disney princesses, none of them look like average women. Do you think this is a good image for young girls? How can parents combat the false images of beauty that kids see everywhere and teach them about real beauty and loving themselves?