Surprise! It’s a BFFC bonus episode! Kelly and Sarah watch ALIAS GRACE, the recently released Netflix miniseries helmed by not one, not two, but three awesome women.
DIRECTED BY: Mary Harron
ADAPTED BY: Sarah Polley
BASED ON THE NOVEL BY: Margaret Atwood
They’ll discuss f*ckboys: then and now, the blurring of spiritualism and psychology, and how the viewer becomes an accomplice to the media they consume.
Note: The first half of this episode can safely be listened to if you haven’t seen or finished Alias Grace – second half delves into all the spoiler-y details if you have.
Mentioned in this episode:
Center for the Study of Women in Television & Film: http://womenintvfilm.sdsu.edu/about-us/
Sarah Polley’s op-ed in the New York Times: The Men You Meet Making Movies: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/10/14/opinion/sunday/harvey-weinstein-sarah-polley.html