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My review of "The Workshop": exploring classism and violence


Cantet opens ‘The Workshop’ with a full-screen shot of an adventure video game, ‘The Witcher’, and we watch as the white-haired hero character swings his sword around aimlessly and fires a few crossbow bolts into the sky. As the film progresses, it attempts to profile Antoine as a young man who could potentially be driven to violence by his boredom in his small town, coupled with his obsessions with online clips of nationalist diatribes, video games and youthful hedonistic behaviour.

You can read the rest of my review of "The Workshop" by clicking here: https://www.maketheswitch.com.au/article/review-the-workshop-a-vital-exploration-of-classism-and-violence

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