Bright Lights Film Series: ‘Us’
October 31 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pmFree
Co-presented with the Roxbury International Film Festival and the Boston Underground Film Festival
Directed by Jordan Peele; horror; English; 116 minutes; USA (2019)
Accompanied by her husband, son, and daughter, Adelaide Wilson (Lupita Nyong’o) returns to the beachfront home where she grew up as a child. Haunted by a traumatic experience from the past, Adelaide grows increasingly concerned that something bad is going to happen. Her worst fears soon become a reality when four masked strangers descend upon the house, forcing the Wilsons into a fight for survival. When the masks come off, the family is horrified to learn that each attacker takes the appearance of one of them.
Discussion led by Visual and Media Arts Assistant Professor Shaun Clarke to follow. POC, F