A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT
Dir. Ana Lily Amirpour USA 2014 99 mins (adv 15) b/w
Sheila Vand, Arash Marandi, Marshall Manesh
In a desolate Iranian ghost town known as Bad City a lonely vigilante vampire, whose name we never learn, preys on those that she considers evil. One night she meets a young man and finds that perhaps there is a chance that her loneliness might be at an end. Filmed in beautiful black and white and melding elements of the western and horror genres to create a truly original vision, A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night has received accolades at festivals the world over.
“Watching “A Girl Walks Home At Night,” you get the impression that you’re witnessing something iconic and important unfold before you. “ – Indiewire