Human Compassion vs. Corporate Greed: Creating the Complex Layers of Netflix's 'Okja' | Creative Planet Network

Human Compassion vs. Corporate Greed: Creating the Complex Layers of Netflix’s ‘Okja’ | Creative Planet Networkhttp://www.creativeplanetnetwork.com/news/shoot/human-compassion-vs-corporate-greed-creating-complex-layers-netflixs-okja/618668Probably not since the film Babe have general audiences been confronted, even indirectly, with ethical dilemmas relating to food choices in mass-market storytelling. Netflix tackles the delicate subject with the upcoming film Okja, the story of a gentle giant and the girl who raised her. The two become ensnared in a battle of competing interests between animal activism, corporate greed and scientific progress.