Tag: The Square

An Indictment of the Responsible Adult: Ruben Östlund’s ‘The Square’

“This isn’t simple hypocrisy. It’s a reversal of expected roles. Children in ‘The Square’ are equated with a moral courage that has been stripped from the film’s adults.”

On Ruben Östlund’s Dystopian Realities: ‘Force Majeure’ and ‘The Square’

“Painfully ironic, aggressive and humorously on point, Östlund’s films are timely cinematic pieces that put their characters’ moral compasses at stake.”