Smurfs film to feature "greater female presence"

smurfgirl.JPGYahoo! Movies reports that due to the changes in the structure of society since the first appearance of the Smurfs, more female characters will appear in the upcoming CGI film. “There have been dramatic changes in socio-cultural values in the past 20 to 25 years,” explained head of Smurf’s rights holder Hendrik Coysman. “One of these is girl empowerment.” The article also hints at more information regarding the Smurfs movie becoming available in the coming weeks.