“Katniss Everdeen is a symbol”
“It’s amazing. It’s almost like an upgrade from the first film. You really get to see the capitol, you really get to see the victory tour, you get to see all the districts. It’s all world building in a bigger way and really expand on not only district 12 and the games. But all the districts and the capitol and the Hunger Games. It’s a lot piled in this movie.” - Elizabeth Banks
“You’ve given them the opportunity, they just have to be brave enough to take it.”
“People are looking at you, Katniss. You’ve given them an opportunity, they just have to be brave enough to take it.”
…if a girl from District Twelve of all places can defy the Capitol and walk away unharmed, what is to stop them from doing the same?
yesterday we were children
I was thinking we might get you a golden ankle band and maybe find Haymitch a gold bracelet or something so we could all look like a team.
Now a new kind of confidence is lighting up inside of me.
You’re the Mockingjay, Katniss.
“And thank you all for the bread.”
The voice of the crowd rises into one universal scream as we roll into the fading evening lights, but neither one of us reacts. I simply fix my eyes on a point far in the distance and pretend there is no audience, no hysteria. I can’t help catching glimpses of us on the huge screens along the route, and we are not beautiful, we are dark and powerful. No, more. We star-crossed lovers from District 12, who suffered so much and enjoyed so little the rewards of our victory, do not seek the fans’ favor, grace them with our smiles, or catch their kisses.
We are unforgiving.
We star-crossed lovers of District 12, who suffered so much and enjoyed so little the rewards of our victory