Director Issa López’s Horror Debut: Tigers Are Not Afraid

Exploring magic as survival.

CW/TW: Homicide, Violence Against Children

This editorial contains spoilers.

The film Tigers Are Not Afraid (2017) is a story about a childhood undercut by violence and the ghosts that remain to haunt the living. The alternate title of this film is Vuelven meaning They Come Back or…



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Dani Bethea

Horror Sommelier & Pop Culture Pontificator. Prev EIC: We Are Horror. Mental Health and Horror Doc. Published: Studies In the Fantastic + Women of Jenji Kohan.