'Bird of Prey' Filmmaker Cathy Yan Reflects on Box Office and Scene She Fought For https://t.co/N2YwWug0WW— Heat Vision (@HeatVisionBlog) April 3, 2020
- Thinks that many people (Internet nerdbros, lbr) were quick to jump on a certain 'flop movie' narrative for the film, despite it having a good critical reception.
- Yan had to fight for the scene where[Spoiler (click to open)]Roman Sionis harasses a woman at his clubto stay in. There are cuts of the movie out there without the scene, but it solidifies[Spoiler (click to open)]Black Canary turning away from him
- Said that when she tweeted on March 16th about being ok with the film getting an early digital release, that WB producers were already making it happen.
- Says "A lot of people — especially a lot of women and younger people — really felt like their voices, their type of people, they themselves...were represented for the first time on the big screen."
I know #ONTDDoesntRead but it's a really good article.
I am once again asking you to stream Birds of Prey!!!