Seven drastic changes that would make the film, â€œFor Colored Girls,â€ (ahem) better. Yeah, I said it.
Is “For Colored Girls” offensive? Divisive? Poorly written? All of the above? Depends on the context. However, critiquing the film in the context of traditional film school storytelling rules explains why the movie generates such polarizing reactions.
This country is segregated and polarized, and I am part of the problem. But my Christian faith informs me of how to solve it. I have to know who the real enemy is.