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The Official Trailer for Afro-Colombian Teen Witch Drama 'Siempre Bruja' Is Here

You're going to want to tune into this come February.

With a little less than a month away from its premiere, we now can learn what's about to go down in Netflix's original series Siempre Bruja (Always a Witch).


The show follows Carmen, a young black bruja who travels forward in time to avoid being burned at the stake in 1646 Cartagena, Colombia. In the trailer, we see her adjusting to the city's modern life—where she picks up on social media and keeping up a job all while attempting to conceal her powers from the everyday person.

As Shadow and Act mentions, we also meet Lucien—an eery figure she's warned to avoid—as he's known to detect brujas' through smell to turn them into ashes.

Siempre Bruja is based on the novel by author Isidora Chacon, Yo, Bruja. The first season, which has 10, 1-hour episodes, is due to drop on February 1.

Watch the trailer below.

Siempre Bruja: Always a Witch | Official Trailer [HD] | Netflix youtu.be

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Meet Four Women Pushing Ivorian Art Forward Through Photography

These young and emerging female photographers from Côte d'Ivoire are shaking up Abidjan's art scene.

There's been a tremendous amount of awe-inspiring art coming from the African continent lately. Photography is no exception. It is one of the most powerful tools used in changing the way in which the West perceives Africa and its diaspora and perhaps the reason why contemporary photography is thriving.

The female gaze is paramount to the way in which the aforementioned visual stories are told and the female photographers here are using their camera lenses to give us glimpses of lands, peoples, histories, and futures unknown. Their individual experiences and perspectives are widening the scope of what is believed to be Côte d'Ivoire. Within the country's capital, Abidjan, there's a creative scene that seems to have sprawled up out of nowhere yet is so rich in its offerings.

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Meet Nigeria’s All-Female Bikers Club, Featured In Darey's Latest Video

Darey collaborates with all-female bike riders to reimagine a pandemic-free world in the new video for "Jojo."