“Nothing is simple”: Gender Stereotypes and Reversals in Talk to Her

“I know a lot about desperate women” declares Marco at the beginning of Talk to Her, a statementthat could have easily come from Almodóvar himself. Although Almodóvar frequently explores the predicaments and triumphs of women in his work, he is equally committed to exploring the boundaries – or the lack thereof – between masculinity and femininity. In Talk … Continue reading “Nothing is simple”: Gender Stereotypes and Reversals in Talk to Her