annette is absolutely insane but adam driver and marion cotillard throw themselves so devotedly into the harsh bliss of this film that i can’t help but be swept by it. it is so refreshing to see a FULL RISK.
how a muse is not a thing you just take from, to use to fit your gendered idea of what you call your inspiration. she is a living lens, on how to look directly back at yourself in a presence that is not your own. an illumination of the entity of which you call your own life. she reaches inside of you and makes you into art.