Robin’s Hood is a bold re-telling of the Robin Hood myth. This time, Sherwood Forest becomes the back alleys and neighborhoods of Oakland, California. And the evil king is the institutionalized racism and oppression that drives people into drugs and crime.
..”Robin’s Hood” reps an enterprising first feature for Bay Area helmer Sara Millman…”
“DIRECTED BY Sara Millman, Robin’s Hood rescues ye olde English tale from the wooden posturings of Kevin Costner and gives it new life…”
“Sara Millman’s modern version on the Robin Hood legend, set in contemporary Oakland, California, is a surpising delight.”
Shadow Arthouse Films “…this romantic drama shows considerable filmmaking skill and promise, both in the way it’s filmed and in the acting. It touches on some extremely important issues that haunt a society in which poor people are simply abandoned by governmental inefficiency, apathy and even institutional racism.
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Interview: Women taking the Lead with Jodi Flynn:
Sara Millman on Who You Think You Are to Deserve Success
Sara’s film was the closing night film at a London film festival. As she was sitting in the limo that was provided, she suddenly felt super anxious about the upcoming events.Being at these fancy parties and being treated like someone special while not being able to afford a cup of tea, Sara struggled with a prince and pauper sentiment, still feeling like an outsider who did not deserve to be there.