Hulu recently released the documentary Framing Britney Spears, production detailing moments in the pop star’s life that culminated in the #FreeBritney movement. Just two weeks after the premiere, it has been revealed that Netflix is preparing another documentary about the singer.
According to Bloomberg, Netflix to release Spears documentary Directed by Erin Lee Carr. At the moment the title of the production is not known. The director has previously directed documentaries such as Dr. Nassar: The Case of the US Gymnastics Team or I love you, die.
Framing Britney Spears documents the misogynistic treatment the pop star received by the media throughout his career and questions the validity of his removal from guardianship, which gives his father legal control over most aspects of his life, including his finances.
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As a result of this court decision, issued in 2008, the diva’s fans started a campaign to give Spears back control over her life, sharing messages through the hashtag #FreeBritney. It should be noted that the interpreter and her family refused to participate in Framing Britney Spears, directed by Samantha Stark.
Spears’ legal battle to regain her guardianship continues, so the future of the star is in the air. It is hoped that a new documentary will further increase social pressure, as well as open the debate on the treatment of women and celebrities with mental health problems in the media.