Wednesday, November 21, 2007
The Dead Girl, or On Remaining Misinformed
Beautiful, unsettling, near-relentlessly grim, The Dead Girl gives a million different meanings to “missing” - and of the pic’s many dead girls, only two are literal corpses. But nonetheless, as a sober meditation on the phenomenon often referred to as Missing White Woman Syndrome, the film does little to temper that phrase’s inherent cynicism.
Posted by Homage at 9:11 PM