Sicario - The Dehumanization of War

In this video essay, Jack analyzes Denis Villeneuve’s Sicario, a crime thriller about the war on drugs along the US-Mexico border, examining how the three main characters, Kate, Alejandro and Sylvia, are thematically linked through the dehumanizing effects of war and the ineffectiveness that this particular war carries.

 

 


Ethics & Morality


Crime Thriller


Crime/Drama


Drama/Mystery


Denis Villeneuve


Sicario