it definitely looks like a clothes ad, but a creep, unsettling one - more directors should take advantage of having models in horror films, they know how to move their bodies v precisely. i hope Martel delves into horror for a feature someday. the fake eyelashes fluttering in the wind!
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this is a terrible movie. it is deeply condescending and moralizing yet shallow and misogynistic, all at once. it glorifies stylized violence, and then refuses to own up to its own violence (seriously, you're gonna have a cannibal scene and not show any violence, but DO have a very long, male gaze shower scene with two models?). it screams about the exploitation of women, yet constantly mocks the character with plastic surgery and features the violent rape of 13-year-old runaway…