Back to IndieWire

Watch N.Y. Times’ ‘Dream’ Short With Quvenzhane Wallis

Watch N.Y. Times' 'Dream' Short With Quvenzhane Wallis

In today's Sunday magazine in the New York Times, which is their annual Hollywood issue, the focus this year is on actresses; in particular actresses who stood out this year as heroines in films.

So, of course, how would that list be complete without Quvenzhane Wallis from Beasts of the Southern Wild?

For the issue, the Times comissioned a series of experimental shorts, called Wide Awake, directed by Tierney Gearon. Each actress is profiled in shorts that are meant to symbolize each actress' "dreams and transformations."

Here's Quvenzhane's short:

This Article is related to: News



Los Angeles Film Critics Association chose Dwight Henry, Wallis's co-star in Beasts of the Southern Wild for best actor.


Why do African American parents insist on straightening their kids hair???? Let it grow naturally for goodness sake. Let them decide when there they're older if they want it straighten jeez…

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *