Thanks for giving it a read! I never thought about it before, but your point about a small group of superheroes doing the fighting for us is dead on. In a sense, it can easily become a non-conscious script supporting individuals to "leave climate change to the superheroes".

As for my "next" articles I've actually been fairly slow at new content as of late haha, but If you want to keep the conversation going, I have a couple of other film-related posts you might find interesting. (No pressure though.)

One on 'Turning up the Heat' as a story device for addressing climate change (heavily leaning into Spike Lee's 'Do the Right Thing'):

The other more or less keeping up the conversation on this last post by diving into the 2017 films 'Downsizing' and 'First Reformed':

In the meantime, do you have any posts I should check out? Film? Climate Change? Something totally random? You make a lot of great observations and I'd love to hear more.

Recent college grad with a love for writing and diving headfirst into new and exciting subjects.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store