Movie Quote of the Day – XXY, 2007 (dir. Lucía Puenzo)


Juan: Do you know what my earliest memories are? Medical examinations. I thought I was so horrible when I was born that I had to have five operations before my first birthday. That’s what they call “normalization.” It’s not surgery. It’s castration. Making her afraid of her own body is the worst thing you can do to your child.


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Posted on June 11, 2015, in Movie Quote of the Day and tagged , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

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