Here's How The Internet Reacted To The New Britney Spears Documentary

    "I now understand the infamous 2007 Britney moment."

    Last night, the New York Times debuted a new documentary about Britney Spears' conservatorshipFraming Britney Spears.

    As Britney's name has been trending on Twitter all day, here are just some of the reactions to the documentary:

    Some were taken by the portrayal of the paparazzi following Britney:

    Paparazzi jostling to get a photo of Britney

    I now understand the infamous 2007 Britney moment. And I would totally beat the shit outta that paparazzi car window too. Framing Britney Spears is doing a great job at showing us what she was really going through.

    Twitter: @YankeeCremoso

    “That night was not a good night for her... it was a good night for us because it was a money shot”.... I’m getting HEATED #FramingBritneySpears

    Twitter: @godkneebitch

    Especially within the broader context of how the media treated Britney:

    Watching this Britney Spears doc... Can you imagine an interviewer asking a woman if she’s a virgin today?! Disgusting. #FramingBritneySpears

    Twitter: @MsSaraMae


    Twitter: @lesbogomez

    Every Britney interviewer from the old clips in #FramingBritneySpears that is still alive, owes Britney a public apology. You can go first @DianeSawyer

    Twitter: @Farah_Galfond

    Honestly who thought this was okay? #FramingBritneySpears

    Twitter: @CaseyOakes

    Watching #FramingBritneySpears and feeling like RAGING

    Twitter: @JohnnySibilly

    And the general misogyny of it all:

    A headline that says "Can we ever forgive Justin Timberlake for all that sissy music? least he got into Britney's Pants"

    the Framing Britney Spears doc holy fuck. no artist today would have to endure the literal torture that media/society/utter misogynists inflicted upon her. the mental health awareness conversation, culturally, could never be where it is without the awful price she has paid.

    Twitter: @yelyahwilliams

    Justin Timberlake cheated on his wife on camera and the media focused on that for half a day. Britney showed cleavage at the age of 18 and the media harassed her ever since. #FramingBritneySpears

    Twitter: @TheRebelGay

    Of course, many people questioned the conservatorship at the heart of the documentary — especially the role of Britney's dad, Jamie:

    Protestors at a "Free Britney" event

    yo britney spears is really actually being held hostage i thought the internet was just being dramatic

    Twitter: @theeashleyray

    Britney was able to perform several shows a day during her residency, handle promo on all the late night shows, make a new album, and shoot new music videos, but the courts didn't think she could handle making day to day decisions?🤔#FramingBritneySpears

    Twitter: @KiarahLuter

    #FramingBritneySpears “My daughter is gonna be so rich she’s gonna buy me a boat”. So Jamie Spears said this, after being absent from his daughter’s life and this is the person who is in charge of her finances.

    Twitter: @Juan_Sebastian_

    And many, many people were moved:

    Raise your hand if you gained more respect for Britney Spears while watching the #FramingBritneySpears documentary

    Twitter: @_AJHinson

    watching this Framing Britney Spears documentary and processing what happened to her with adult eyes is almost overwhelming. jesus

    Twitter: @Terr

    Have you seen Framing Britney Spears? LMK what you thought in the comments.