Should a Straight Man Have Directed Disobedience?

Considering that Oscar winner for A Fantastic Woman, Sebastian Lelio, is a straight man, was he the right person to direct the new film Disobedience, which stars Rachel Weisz and Rachel McAdams as queer women who fall in love an Orthodox Jewish community?

Costars of the series Happy Wife, Happy Life, Bridget McManus and Karman Kregloe join The Advocates Podcast hosts Jessie “Gender” Earl and Tracy E. Gilchrist weigh in on whether or not Lelio was the right choice and on who gets to tell which stories. 

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