Sicario: The Mirage of a Moral World
by Digging Deeper
For years French-Canadian director Denis Villeneuve has presented thought-provoking films exploring the complex nature of human morality. In this video essay, Digging Deeper singles out Sicario, examining how Villeneuve uses color, light, transparency, and translucency to explore the relationships between concepts of good and evil, reminding us that morality is never black and white.
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