Lara Croft – New and Improved

Robert Ito writes for The New York Times about the new “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider” movie.

Geneva Robertson-Dworet, co-writer, speaks on the choices made to transform  Croft into a more current and feminist character.

By following the structure on Campbell’s The Hero’s Journey, the writers were able to create a more grounded character, better representing women all around.

Read the article to learn how Lara Croft became Lara Croft.

Source

From The New York Times on March 13, 2018
Attributed to Robert Ito