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.)
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