“You Are No Longer Someone” — Moffie (Film Review)

Posted by - April 21, 2020
"Moffie" is a homophobic slur in Afrikaans, and it forms the constant soundtrack to Oliver Hermanus's new movie. Set in the early 1980s, it depicts a conscripted soldier struggling with his sexuality in an environment that is hostile to anyone who isn't an avatar of white, aggressively heterosexual, masculinity. It's a contemplative, thoughtful movie that