All Star Wars, mostly photos and art (both fan and professional), often but not exclusively Princess Leia.
i was not a damsel in distress. i was a
distressing damsel
— Carrie Fisher, on her role as Princess Leia in Star Wars

notbecauseofvictories:

The Rebel Alliance is too well equipped, they’re more dangerous than you realize.

everyone is a lady au — requested by anonymous






princess-slay-ya:

My most popular post has received a lot of arguments lately, so I figured I’d respond to the most common points people bring up.

Sources:

Carrie Fisher on her costumes 

what supermodels wear in hell

 on Padme’s wardrobe 

to get a general gist of Queen Jamillia’s and Oola’s screen time, here are the scripts for Attack of the Clones (Jamillia is in 359 word scene) and Return of the Jedi (Oola is in scenes that add up to 275 words)

Star Wars Bechedel Test results  here


padawanblogging:

nightrevelations:

princess-slay-ya:

In Star Wars, a boy can grow up to be a knight or a wizard, but if you’re a girl, you have one good role model- one good, sexy role model- but you better be born a princess or good at space hooking, cuz those are your options [x]

#it took me an embarrassingly long time to realize #that leia was put in that outfit as a form of punishment and humilliation #ostensibly by jabba #but really by the filmmakers (tags via clickthefrog)

just to add to the list, the clone wars gave ahsoka an arc where, in a sexualized outfit, she initially posed as a slave then was enslaved when the plan went awry, and was targeted with the threat of implied sexual violence from one of the slavers. To make it worse, ahsoka is a teenager.

the writers of star wars in any of its variations, must stop doing this.




Where one sees failure, others see opportunity.