A gorgeously animated piece about a not-very-interesting subject matter.
I realize this was Dan’s project and he seems like a great guy, I just....wish it had felt less like a vanity project. At one point in the doc, in describing his aim for LoveLoud, he said he was eager to give a platform to queer voices since he didn’t really have the know-how to talk on such issues. I wish that had been incorporated more here. There were touching moments from his family to be sure, such as when…
Me, an intellectual: *tries to articulate discomfort with the conflation of queer womanhood with wildness and psychotic/obsessive behavior like dang there was some missed opportunity with Emily and Stefanie’s flirtatiousness at the beginning and instead we get a present if unintended perpetuation of the wild dangerous lady queer*
My trashy gay ass: BLAKE HOT, ANNA PRETTY