”Paradise Hills” is a gorgeous, SF fantasy that both embraces femininity…and challenges it.
The intricately rendered look of ”Paradise Hills” is so intoxicating you can almost feel the pheromones working their magic on you. It captures a futuristic fantasy aesthetic that feels familiar in video games, but fresh in movies.”
”Paradise Hills” is a 2019 SF drama film directed by the spanish film director Alice Waddington in her directorial debut. The secreenplay is by
Brian DeLeeuw and Nacho Vigalondo.
It stars Emma Roberts, Danielle Macdonald, Awkwafina, Jeremy Irvine, Arnaud Valois, Eiza González, and Milla Jovovich.
It had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 26, 2019. It is scheduled to be released on November 1, 2019.
”Dazzling, intricate and bizarre. Challenging the narrative frameworks, the film turns obsolete archetypes into individuals with agency.
Princesses don’t need a knight to escape their prisons; they can blow them up themselves. A kind of post-feminist ”Barbarella” meets ”The Handmaid’s Tale“.