Amandla Stenberg Releases Her Self-Directed Short Film, ‘Blue Girls Burn Fast’


The budding starlet that is Amandla Stenberg never ceases to amaze. After recently taking home the Young, Black and Gifted award at this years BLACK GIRLS ROCK! awards, she again proves that she is more than deserving of such an accolade with her new short film Blue Girls Burn Fast.

Written, produced, shot, directed, and edited by Stenberg, the short tells the story of adolescent rebellion, emotions, comedy and love in just under 20 minutes. It also doubles as the young talents NYU application for the prestigious film program. “It’s very personal to my heart,” she shared via Instagram on the clip.

At this point, Stenberg is surely one to watch in every aspect. Of course, as a Saint Heron favorite, we are rooting her on and cannot wait to see what’s next as she ventures into new journeys. For now, get into Blue Girls Burn Fast below.

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