I heard a lot of good things about this film and after the first half an hour in I just didn’t really appreciate how much it was going to blow me over. It’s stunning from the beginning, the mesmerizing tones of black and white equate to an extremely striking movie and simultaneously gives a dreamy gothic feel to a thrilling romance of what visually looks like 50’s rocker meets 80’s grunge girl.
Arash (Arash Marandi) has his dream American car and resides in the a town called “Bad City”, his father Hossein (Marshall manesh) is a drug addict and owns money to Saeed “The Pimp” (Dominic Rains), who takes Arah’s prize car as payment. Meanwhile a long young vampire skateboards about the city feeding and killing people who she chances upon in the streets. Love soon sparks between the young couple and the cat is easily the best actor in this strange coming of age tale. Continue reading A girl walks home alone at night (2014)