Is Black Mirror Feminist? Breaking It Down by Each Episode
The newest season of Black Mirror refreshingly centers each story around fleshed-out female characters — mind you, not only strong women, but flawed, nuanced women. I mean, what is a Black Mirror episode without dreary twists and less-than-perfect characters? From a female villain like Mia in "Crocodile" to a woman in the wild like Bella in "Metalhead," the fourth season of Black Mirror puts women at the forefront of its storytelling.
Let's break down this season to see how well Charlie Brooker develops the female characters. Just a brief warning — we have some season four spoilers ahead!