she didn’t say ‘because i am the best woman there was!’
she doesn’t claim to be ‘not like other women’
she doesn’t villify other women and suggest that she’s an exception
she calls dat shit out
Yeah in fact the first time I saw the movie I was surprised because I thought that she was going to say “because I’m the best woman” or something like that
Yesterday on a Reddit “Ask Me Anything”, Harrison Ford answered the most controversial Star Wars question as if he had never stopped playing the role of Han Solo.
Feeling weird about seeing the answer to my question at the writers’ panel blowing up all over - I’ll probably write more later, but I basically asked:
As writers for a horror show that pushes back and often subverts tropes, how often do you consider the metanarrative around what you’re writing , like, and I mean this in the least aggressive way possible, killing off a woman character.
And the response was basically, they’re very aware of that stuff (the optics!) But often have production issues arise.
"I’m an Avenger.”
- The Avengers, Issue #60 (475)
Will he make it out alive? Alright, alright, no church in the wild.
Beasts of the Southern Wild (USA, 2012)