I Used to be Normal: A Boyband Fangirl Story
The Beatles, The Backstreet Boys and One Direction, oh my! Revisit the heady days of adolescent obsession with the joyous new documentary I Used to be Normal: A Boyband Fangirl Story. Following the coming-of-age stories of four diverse women across the globe — with penchants ranging from the Fab Four to Take That — this surprisingly moving film examines complex questions of family, identity, faith and sexuality through the insightful lens of pop music.
Why You Should See This Film
Filmed over four years and spanning three generations, I Used to be Normal is a heartwarming gem from Melbourne-based filmmakers Jessica Leski and Rita Walsh. Representing its titular devotees with sharp wit and sensitivity, this film sheds eye-opening light on a largely misunderstood phenomenon.
- Year: 2018
- Rating: PG
- Director: Jessica Leski
- Duration: 96 minutes
- Language: English