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Netflix’s ‘Girlhood’ an outdated coming-of-age story

Netflix’s ‘Girlhood’ an outdated coming-of-age story

By Kelechi Urama / Staff Writer

June 2, 2015


Filed under Culture, Movies

Coming-of-age stories about black girls can’t seem to grow up.Last fall, French director Céline Sciamma, writer and director of nontraditional coming-of-age dramas “Water Lilies” and “Tomboy,” released a teaser for her newest film, “Bande de Filles,” or “Girlhood” in English. The ...

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