Read This Before You Watch “A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night”

It takes some conviction and more than a little courage to make a vampire film, especially as a debut writer-director and a woman of color. Even if you believe we’re beyond traditional distinctions between “high” and “low” art, a notion that the Oscars have only started to acknowledge in the past few years or so,Continue reading “Read This Before You Watch “A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night””

“A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night” Discussion Questions

Write a paragraph or two in response to each of the following prompts: As always, I like to start by examining the title in some detail. Why is this movie called “A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night”?  What does that phrase ordinarily suggest and how does this film play with our typical expectations aboutContinue reading ““A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night” Discussion Questions”