• Director Desiree Akhavan, on One of Her Favourite Ever Films

    1 month ago - By AnOther

    “ I first discovered Catherine Breillat's film Fat Girl (2001) in undergrad, when I overheard my teacher telling someone she'd just seen this horrible film that had really disturbed and upset her. I was really curious so I watched it one night, expecting to fall asleep after one scene, but I was completely sucked in. The film felt genius to me on many different levels. First, the realism of it - it was so slice of life, so what it was to be a young teen girl with a hot sister...
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