19 | Mexican film fanatic and aspiring filmmaker.
Sorry for the grammar.
Bong Joon Ho perfectly represents a hyper masculine system that doesn’t acknowledge the violence and terror it creates. These detectives are shown as violent, unstable and kinda incompetent. Women are shown either as victims or servants to the men; and even when they show intelligence, they are neglected.
The violence doesn’t come from one individual, it comes from a full patriarchal society.
The camera work is perfect in every way. The use of camera movement and framing is so perfect;…
“I’m so fucking tired. I thought I just needed a good night of sleep, but it’s more than that.”
I had already seen this movie a few years ago, but I didn’t remember much of it and I wanted to revisit it.
This time, I connected with this in such a deep level. Now I get it.
This is the story of a struggling artist trying to find success but getting nothing in return. He sees the work of his…