Black Panther - Understanding the Ancestral Plane

The Ancestral Plane in Black Panther (2017) is a place where we gain access to characters’ current emotional states and learn about what they are struggling with. In this video essay, Sage’s Rain demonstrates how Killmonger’s and T’Challa’s experiences at the Ancestral Plane demonstrate that they are at two completely different places in their lives, due to their upbringings.


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