I have never cared for mystery stories, because they tend to be poorly constructed, and post-PTSD, it is difficult for me to watch people being totally crappy to each other for reasons of money or emotions.
The Australian tv show – Miss Fisher brings new meaning to the genre and avoids being too heavy handed to chastise the audience to not judge or demean people because of social status or private relations.
With Women’s equality being the forefront, the interweaving of queer characters as not only thrown away victims, but even when victimized – criminalized – regardless of station.
But also that slice across the social classes in Australia, pretending they weren’t criminals dumped there, vs the various demographics and political groupings, set post WW1.
Reminding people of just what we must not forget eh?
WW1 was when the expression “shell-shocked” was coined and it became a real medical thing during vietnam, now, into a decade of undeclared world war three: Syria Theatre
why people and societies do what they do, eh?
Miss Fisher and Dot her protege.
Butch Lesbian Dr Mac and her hetero Femme pal, Phryne, enjoy alcohol and occasionally use the new chemical versions of opium and cocaine, that Modern era of Science!
Miriam Margolyes, out lesbian actress is wonderful as the family Matriarch.
of course, there’s the unrequited hetero romance that drives the show
a traditional appearing male, aware of position, and an unconventional women, who has position to ignore – they won’t, why won’t they, when will they? fans are waiting
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