By Guest Contributor Rob Fields, cross-posted from Bold As Love
Director Ava DuVernay’s award-winning film opens this Friday, March 11. I haven’t seen it, but it seems like it might be something worth checking out. The film won the Narrative Audience Award at the Urbanworld Film Festival and was recently praised by critic Roger Ebert. So, what’s it about? Here goes:
I Will Follow is a tender, thoughtful, inspiring film about love, loss and the ties that bind. Written and directed by Ava DuVernay, this award-winning drama chronicles a day in the life of a grieving woman (Salli Richardson-Whitfield), and the twelve visitors who help her move forward in a brave, new world.