Readopt Masculinity In Ludovic's Tragic

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This development incites a much stronger reaction from the people around him and even more pressure accumulates within his family. Disdain from his parents and his community increases to a boil, and he is finally sent to see a psychologist. This societal pressure is a necessary force in this proposed subgenre, it takes the role of the so-to-speak growing pains that are the tenets of the normal coming-of-age genre. Following the visit to the doctor, Ludovic attempts to readopt masculinity. This montage scene leads the viewer into a false sense of security as it is teased that this is the point where he would grow in the way one would expect within this genre. This retreat of lightheartedness is quickly rejected just as a “manly” Ludovic is rejected
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