Without a doubt, Fragments of a Woman has become one of the critics’ favorite movies in recent weeks, especially with its premiere on the platform. Netflix. But one of the problems this movie faced is allegations of abuse against Xi Lebef, one of its protagonists.
In an interview with Variety, its director, Cornell Mundruk He referred to the impact that these categories will have on the film, mainly because of how the character will be perceived with this background.
It’s a very interesting but complex question, The director pointed out the aforementioned medium, especially because LaBeouf’s character has some violent scenes that could fall badly on viewers who are aware of the abuse.
For me, it is important to find a character who is very different from Martha, very different, with links to drug abuse and addictions. This is the focus, finding someone problematic for this role, which makes the love between them greater, to be continued.
But he stopped thinking about it my heart is full of sadness when I read about this subject. I really feel that every person, to be honest, has to take a big step to tell their story and I support them.
The latter referred to the perception that the characters can create, which is covered by the strong categories of the actor, in which he finally analyzed whether the artist can be separated from his work.
It is a work of art, you have to separate it. When you see a film like this, what it represents is important to see, the art has to be as real as possible and that has always been important to me, even if you do not know its background and I did not dig deep into its biography, done.
It should be noted that his partner, Vanessa Kirby, referred to these allegations and said that I will support all survivors of abuse and respect the courage of those who tell the truth.