Last Night in Grey Stockings

The Truth About Emanuel is a weird as heck film that you might actually enjoy if you’re like me and like movies that have people you like and other curios. The cast includes Jessica Biel, Alfred Molina, and Kaya Scodelario as the eponymous Emanuel, an asocial seventeen year old girl who seeks out an peculiar relationship with her new neighbor (Biel). I first became familiar with Scodelario through the … Continue reading Last Night in Grey Stockings

Like a Slug

Attenberg is an interesting film that I’m definitely going to have to revisit in the future. There are many facets worth exploring managed with only a handful of characters. While misfit girl/sexually experienced girl might as well be a trope (perhaps it falls under Only Friend?), it’s great to see variations of weird girls e.g., they’re not all Enid Coleslaws or Junos. Marina’s own admissions made me think I … Continue reading Like a Slug