In the Louisiana bayous, where the air is thick with magic and secrets, a girl witnesses the infidelity of her father…
Dir Kasi Lemmons
With Lynn Whitfield, Samuel L Jackson, Jurnee Smollett
In the Louisiana bayous, where the air is thick with magic and secrets, a young Eve witnesses her father’s infidelity, which changes her family forever. Lemmons and an outstanding intergenerational cast unlock the mysticism of the female experience. This overlooked masterpiece is a deliciously rich Southern Gothic melodrama.
Print courtesy of Academy Film Archive.
Also available on BFI Player.
USA 2013. Dir Frances Bodomo. With Quvenzhané Wallis. 13min
Bodomo’s flair for the extrasensory blooms in this tale of cultures blending.