AGORA
: Dragged from her chariot by a mob of fanatical vigilante Christian monks, the revered astronomer was stripped naked, skinned to her bones with sharp oyster shells, stoned and burned alive as possibly the first executed witch in history. A kind of purge that was apparently big business back then.


CRITICAL WOMEN HEADLINES

9/24/09

HE SAID, SHE SAID....NY Film Festival: Antichrist

Antichrist Internalizing The Gynocidal Oppressor?

HE SAID....


I found this movie pretentious because it makes an exaggerated outward show of how it uses misogyny as its basis. Charlotte Gainsbourg gives a brilliant performance in a challenging role as "She." The plot embraces mistrust of women. It encompasses the sexual theory where women disproportionately radicalize sexual healing....


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Gerald Wright
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SHE SAID....

A self-flagellating sexorcist weepie employing arty gore, and dubious New Age therapeutic kinky when not satanic sex remedies. And hopefully no animals or human genitals were harmed in the making of this movie...

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Prairie Miller


The NY Film Festival 2009 runs through 10/11. More information about the NY Film Festival is online at: FilmLinc.com

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