This fantasy superhero re-mix stars Gugu Mbatha-Raw as a hero forced to run when her superhuman abilities are discovered. Years after abandoning her family, the only place she has left to hide is home. Lorraine Toussaint and David Strathairn co-star.
Q&A with director/writer Julia Hart star Lorraine Toussaint and Rebecca Theodore-Vachon to follow the screening
Director Bio: Julia Hart is a writer and director, known for Fast Color, and Miss Stevens. She also wrote The Keeping Room. Her next film will be Stargirl. After eight years of teaching high school students, Hart quit her job to pursue screenwriting. Miss Stevens was her directorial debut and was nominated for the Grand Jury Award and Gamechanger Award at South by Southwest in 2016. Fast Color is Hart’s most recent completed film and will be released in 2019.
Rebecca Theodore-Vachon is a film and tv critic who focuses on race, gender and representation in Hollywood. She was the entertainment columnist at TheUrbanDaily.com and has contributed to NYTimes.com, RogerEbert.com