Cinema Tuesdays@ Skirball: Black Girl

February 12, 2019

February 12, 2019

1:30 pm To 3:00 pm

Skirball Cultural Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049, USA

https://www.skirball.org/programs/film/black-girl

Free

(310) 440-4500

Event Description

Recognized as one of the founding works of African cinema, Ousmane Sembène’s Black Girl follows a young Senegalese woman as she moves to France in pursuit of a new career and lifestyle. This stirring 1966 classic presented images of colonialism, black femininity, and post-colonial identity. Directed by Ousmane Sembène. (1966, 65 min. No MPAA rating. In French with English subtitles.)

These FREE Tuesday afternoon screenings showcase diverse human stories from around the world.

Contact Information

info@skirball.org

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