In the video above, director Karyn Kusama explains why her new film, Destroyer, is different from and more complex than other action films we've seen before. Kusama is no stranger to groundbreaking films about women; she's directed everything from the gender-neutral boxing competitions in Girl Fight to bisexual cult classic Jennifer's Body. The common thread in all these films? Strong women willing to fight.
Learn more about Kusama, above.
Produced by Alexandra Hsie
Shot and Edited by Charlotte Prager