There’s been a massive shift: Geeks are no longer the underdogs, and jocks are no longer the jerks. What’s a dorky dad to do?
Like his previous movies, the acclaimed ‘Waves’ draws from the writer-director’s personal life. Shults talks to MEL about the challenges of father-son relationships and the risks involved in being a white filmmaker telling the story of a black family.
‘Succession’ showed us the dysfunctional family dynamics of wealthy corporate types, but what about the small, blue-collar business passed down from father to son?