Fresh Air For Aug. 10, 2020: 'The Old Guard' Director Gina Prince-Bythewood Hear the Fresh Air program for August 10, 2020

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Director Gina Prince-Bythewood says The Old Guard shows "the opposite side of what we all envision immortality to be." Mohammed Kamal/Netflix hide caption

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'Everybody Deserves To Be Seen As A Hero,' Says 'Old Guard' Director

"Female characters are not [usually] the center of the story," filmmaker Gina Prince-Bythewood says. Her new movie follows a diverse group of world-weary warriors who've been alive for centuries.

Director Gina Prince-Bythewood says The Old Guard shows "the opposite side of what we all envision immortality to be." Mohammed Kamal/Netflix hide caption

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'Everybody Deserves To Be Seen As A Hero,' Says 'Old Guard' Director

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