Week 3: Spotlight (2015)

For 2016 I’ve given myself a weekly challenge: watch a film that I’ve never seen before. That’s it. One film, each week. No restrictions on age, genre, or theme.

 

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT MY DISCUSSION OF THESE FILMS WILL CONTAIN SPOILERS.

 
TL;DR: I’ve just made your weekend plans for you.

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Week 2: Ex Machina (2015)

For 2016 I’ve given myself a weekly challenge: watch a film that I’ve never seen before. That’s it. One film, each week. No restrictions on age, genre, or theme.

 

PLEASE BE AWARE THAT MY DISCUSSION OF THESE FILMS WILL CONTAIN SPOILERS.

 

TL;DR: I don’t think there’s actual feminist intent behind this movie, but defending one’s own interpretation can be a feminist act. 

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