“In Memory of, “is a mural that has been painted in 2015, in memory of three contemporary female Iranian literary figures, activists and poet Forough Farrokhzad, poet Simin Behbahani, and author Simin Daneshvar. They became the inspiration, and influential women figure who changed women's expectations and roles in society.
Sadly, that was not the experience that other members of CAMP and I had when we viewed the release of Girlboss on April 21stof this year. The series was pitched to CAMP as a show about the empowerment of women, created and produced by women, including executive producer Charlize Theron. Granted, the first indicator that something was amiss in that summary was the very title “Girlboss.” However, based on CAMP’s previous experience with Netflix and CAMP’s straightforward communication with the representatives of Netflix as to what types of programming the project supports and what it doesn’t, CAMP trusted that the result would be similar to the Sense8 experience.
NOT. At all.
Keyvan Shovir - کیوان شویر