I began to explore my own feelings about revenge and how it can be productive—not to hurt others as payback, but as a tool to hammer at my own rage and feelings of discontent. Revenge, I came to believe, was a process to rectify relationships where I concealed my true self. It was a kind of personal reckoning.
Our producer, Camila de Onís, wrote about vengeance, Brooklyn witches, and her experience working on “What’s Revenge” for n+1 as part of the BAMcinématek series, “Vengeance is Hers.”
Way to stack em up, girl!
Věra Chytilová (1929-2014)
(Source: uffie, via ceedling)
"“Revenge is a confession of pain.” I think the recognition of pain and injustice, as much as the actual revenge, is what makes these movies so compelling."
Nellie Killian, in an interview with n+1 about the “Vengeance is Hers” screening series
'If you don't write back to me
There will be misfortune…’
Mia Farrow’s valentine for Woody Allen
From screwball to horror, this series gathers classic images of retribution.
we’re obviously all over this. c u thr?