black girl

Black Girl (1966), directed by Ousmane Sembène, © New Yorker Films, courtesy of Photofest


Black Girl

Tuesday, February 12, 1:30 p.m.

About the Program

A Senegalese woman travels to France on the promise of working as a governess, but the prejudices of her employers quickly send her into despair.

Directed by Ousmane Sembène. (1966, 65 min. No MPAA rating. In French with English subtitles.)

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