Finally watched it with the original audio. I'll be shocked if I love any other western animation more than I loved this by the end of the year.
I urge you not to immortalize the beauty, but expose the truth.
It's important that rape-revenge movies are done properly, and the subgenre itself is as relevant now as it ever was. Setting the plot in an university and giving the lead to an art student, brazilian director Natalia Leite and screenwriter Leah McKendrick (who also co-stars in the film) trace a parallel between our protagonist Noelle's confrontation with the horror surrounding sexual assault and the blooming of her…
This is what life looks like. People who love each other. A home. You should take a moment... Feel it.
Hard. Perhaps that's the word that best describes my feelings with this picture. Hard to watch, hard to write about. When it ended, me and my friend Ly sat in silence, during all the credits. As part of a generation conditioned to expect something more after the ending credits of a superhero movie, part of me hoped that this…