Marvel: we won't make a black widow
Marvel: what are you doing
Me: dance-off, bro. Me and you
So I went to see The Boxtrolls today having been very excited about all of the publicity, the general theme of the film, and all of the posters I saw of what appeared to be same gender families.
I left the cinema in tears because of it. It’s very transmisogynist. I do not advise anyone, especially trans women, to see this film without warning of what’s in it. I’ll explain why below.
TW FOR THE CONTENT BELOW. It contains spoilers and descriptions of transmisogyny.
Who wants to let me interview them at nycc about social justice issues in geekdom and how experiencing racism, sexism etc is different at these giant cons than at smaller ones and even contrast that with indie cons or like pax