Don’t Let Them In! The Urban Legends of Black-Eyed Children

Season 3 Episode 8 | 11m 57s | Video has closed captioning.

An urban legend that exploits our fears of an obstructed gaze and the deeply unsettling idea that the youngest of our species are out to destroy us, the lore of Black-Eyed Children, or Black-Eyed Kids, is a modern construction. But the “evil spawn” child archetype of the horror genre and hundreds of years of social expectations of childhood inform these unsettling monsters.

Aired: 06/23/21

Rating: NR


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