Films For Girls: Thoughts on Melancholia and The Future

Melancholia

Of all of 2011′s films two stood out for Lucia Hodgson – Lars Von Trier’s Melancholia and Miranda July’s The Future. Two very different films with one undeniable link; the very contemporary concerns of their central female characters. The extremity of difference between Melancholia and The Future cannot be stressed enough; one, a catatonic display … Continue reading