The Miseducation of Cameron Post (Desiree Akhavan, 2018)

"There's no such thing as homosexuality, just the struggle with sin" I immediately thought of the film But I'm a Cheerleader, the 1999 camp comedy directed by Jamie Babbit, as the film progressed and the storyline unfolded in The Miseducation of Cameron Post. Whilst exploring the same idea of sexual conversion camps in America, both … Continue reading The Miseducation of Cameron Post (Desiree Akhavan, 2018)

I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore (Macon Blair, 2017)

"What are we doing, here in this world?" "Trying to be good. Be better". "What about me? Am I good?" As the title of this film indicates, depressed nurse Ruth (Melanie Lynskey) feel disconnected from the world she lives in. One irritating act after another pushes Ruth to her limit: people queue jumping and standing … Continue reading I Don’t Feel at Home in This World Anymore (Macon Blair, 2017)