PhD Candidate in Cinema and Screen Studies, Swinburne University of Technology
(pronouns they/them) I'm a PhD student working on a thesis about the relationship between revenge and justice in movies with teenage or young adult protagonists. The rest of the time I'm a podcaster, co-hosting Pill Pop, an audio road trip for the chronically ill. If I have any time in between, I usually spend it annihilating my friends' social media feeds with pictures of my cat.
Narratives around sexual assault in Hollywood are changing on screen and off. There is a longstanding genre of film dedicated to depicting the crime of rape as it affects the fathers of the victims, showing fathers...