‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Raises Questions On Gender and Torture, Gives No Easy Answers
Feminism / Films

‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Raises Questions On Gender and Torture, Gives No Easy Answers

With her female-centric tour-de-force, Kathryn Bigelow has been praised & condemned. People question whether the film endorses torture (calling Bigelow “torture’s handmaiden”) or merely depicts torture. It raises complex questions on gender dynamics & the War on Terror. Continue reading