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In an black hair salon in gentrifying Brooklyn, the local residents fend off a strange new monster: white women intent on sucking the lifeblood from black culture.
Mariama Diallo is a Senegalese-American writer and filmmaker based in Brooklyn. In 2015, Mariama co-wrote "Everybody Dies! which was directed by Frances Bodomo and formed part of the feature film Collective:Unconscious, premiering at 2016's SXSW Film Festival. In 2016, she wrote and directed the short film "Sketch," which had its world premiere at Lincoln Center's African Film Festival. Hair Wolf premiered at the 2018 Sundance Film Festival, where it won the Jury Award for US Fiction short film.