First Trailer for Superpowers Film 'Fast Color' with Gugu Mbatha-Raw
"Our abilities can't fix things. If something's broken, it stays broken." Liongsate + Codeblack Films have debuted the first official trailer for an indie film titled Fast Color, which premiered to quite a bit of acclaim at the SXSW Film Festival last year. The film is about a young woman who is forced to go on the run when her superhuman abilities are discovered. Years after having abandoned her family, the only place she has left to hide is home. Talented actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw stars as Ruth, with a small cast including David Strathairn, Saniyya Sidney, Lorraine Toussaint, and Christopher Denham. This received fantastic reviews out of SXSW and looks like a promising little film, lead by a powerful performance from Mbatha-Raw. I'm very much looking forward to catching this, what a tremendous trailer that will get your attention.
Here's the first official trailer (+ poster) for Julia Hart's Fast Color, direct from Codeblack's YouTube:
In Fast Color, Gugu Mbatha-Raw plays Ruth, a young woman who went on the run when her superhuman abilities were discovered. Now, years after abandoning her family, the only place she has left to hide is the farmhouse where she grew up. Fast Color is directed by American writer / filmmaker Julia Hart (follow her @juliahartowitz), making her second feature after Miss Stevens previously. The screenplay is written by husband & wife team Julia Hart & Jordan Horowitz. This premiered at the SXSW Film Festival last year. Lionsgate will release Hart's Fast Color in select theaters starting April 19th coming in spring. Interested?
Getting some "Midnight Special" vibes with this. The acting looks top-notch! Looking forward to it!
WatchAMovie_CallMeIntheMorning on Jan 17, 2019
Black girl and black magic colliding in this, somehow. Of course, I prefer the black girl, but some magic could be also cool...
shiboleth on Jan 17, 2019
DAVIDPD on Jan 17, 2019
Cinematography looks on point as well as the acting. Nice deviation from the "supers" films. Definitely on my list to check out.
THE_RAW_ on Jan 18, 2019
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