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Fashioned in Africa

Author: David Harewood; Jill Samuels; Nick Read; British Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: London : British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), 2005.
Series: One life; VAST: academic video online
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Documentary following model Alek Wek as she returns to her childhood home in the Sudan. When she was 12, her family fled the country for the UK to escape the outbreak of war - but in the process, she was separated from her parents for two years, and her father died before reaching Britain. Accompanied by her mother - who has never since gone back to the country - she attempts to track down her long-lost aunt and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
History
Alexander Street Video
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Harewood; Jill Samuels; Nick Read; British Broadcasting Corporation.
OCLC Number: 894131876
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed May 13, 2014).
Description: 1 online resource (42 min.).
Series Title: One life; VAST: academic video online
Responsibility: by Nick Read.

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Documentary following model Alek Wek as she returns to her childhood home in the Sudan. When she was 12, her family fled the country for the UK to escape the outbreak of war - but in the process, she was separated from her parents for two years, and her father died before reaching Britain. Accompanied by her mother - who has never since gone back to the country - she attempts to track down her long-lost aunt and reflects on the changes that have occurred. Shown as part of Africa Lives on the BBC.

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