‘Girlhood’ Is The One French Film Every Black Girl Needs To See

Originally posted on HelloBeautiful:
Originally titled Bandes des Filles (“band of girls” or “gangs of girls”) in its native France, Girlhood‘s story specifically follows Marieme. We’re introduced to her as a 16-year-old under-performing schoolgirl that through chance catches the eyes of Lady, the queen bee of a girl gang. Soon Marieme rises as the quiet girl gone gritty, with a fresh (though overly heavy) weave and… Continue reading ‘Girlhood’ Is The One French Film Every Black Girl Needs To See