Big Eyes- Quester

By: Madeline Hiebert

Quester

Margaret Keane is the quester in the movie.Her place to go is moving in with her new husband Walter Keane, even though they just recently met. Her stated reason is that she is a divorced single woman with a child, and she needs money. She also needs ways to sell her art, and Walter says he can help her with that. Her real reason is that she realizes she is a strong woman and can independently sell the art on her own. She doesn't need a man telling her that woman can't sell art. She leaves Walter and takes her daughter with her and she even takes Walter to court for stealing her name on all of her art. Margaret learns how to be a woman and how to say no.