Building a Sense of Belonging in Clint Eastwood’s Gran Torino

Zum Abitur-Schwerpunktthema “The Ambiguity of Belonging" Talk with Grant Nichols, d.a.i. Tübingen Set in Highland Park, a neighborhood in the north of famed “Motor City” Detroit, Gran Torino (2008) explores the intercultural and intergenerational conflict between war veteran Walt Kowalski (Clint Eastwood) and Hmong teenager Thao (Bee Vang). At the heart of the movie is the […]