An Analysis of Bullying in the Film, Zootopia
WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD. IF YOU HAVE NOT SEEN ZOOTOPIA YET, DO NOT PROCEED TO READ THIS.
I dedicate this article to Jennifer Lee, whose work and speech has served as inspiration to overcome and achieve.
A Revolutionary Animation
Zootopia has become Disney Animation's record breaking debut. The film has received critical acclaim and the themes within make it easy to believe. Set in a world dominated completely by animals, Zootopia exemplifies many issues that are controversial in our own society. Gender and racial discrimination are both prominent examples. However, the concept of bullying is, in my opinion, the most influential. Zootopia utilizes both the antagonist and protagonist to deliver a unique story about the effects of bullying on different individuals.
Some theorize that the effects of bullying are unrealistic, yet they are the very concepts that shape us. The effects of both p