Movie reviews: 'Antigone' a raw, electrifying study of race, poverty, and indifference

ANTIGONE: 4 STARS

In Sophocles’ Greek tragedy “Antigone” the title character is sentenced to be buried alive for not following the laws of the gods. A new, twenty-first century retelling of the story from director Sophie Deraspe recontextualizes the story to comment on the plight of Algerian immigrants in modern day Montreal.

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