Because black people have never seen anything like it before.
Only one kind of role exists for women of colour in the “uncomplicated, guilt-free entertainment” of historical fiction: subordination.
A conversation with the artist about sexuality, racism, history and the policing of black men's bodies.
In between all of the white people being shot, there are some pretty killer tunes.
Watch the trailer, and then compare your tears to our Top 10 movie cry-faces.
And other happenings over at Grolsch Film Works.