Musician St. Vincent to make her directorial debut with horror anthology film.

Musician St. Vincent to make her directorial debut with horror anthology film.
  1. Musician St. Vincent to make her directorial debut with horror anthology film.
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Debuting at Sundance, 'XX' is the rare horror film created by and starring women, including indie rocker St. Vincent

Makeda Easter

Google "horror film directors" and you'll get an overwhelming number of male directors and only a few women sprinkled in the mix.

But a new horror film anthology premiering at Sundance later this month flips the script. "XX" features four hair-raising tales written and directed by women and driven by female leads. It also marks the directorial debut of Annie Clark, better known as experimental indie rocker St. Vincent, who directs "The Birthday Party."

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