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Me broni ba

Author: Akosua Adoma Owusu; Cinema Guild,
Publisher: New York, NY : Cinema Guild, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : AkanView all editions and formats
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Weaving together sequences of hair-braiding salons in Ghana, voice-over of Oprah rhapsodizing brown-skinned dolls and animated clips of signature hairstyles, Me Broni Ba (My White Baby) is an artfully composed, thought-provoking work that investigates the fraught relationship between images of beauty and power.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Short films
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Akosua Adoma Owusu; Cinema Guild,
OCLC Number: 1104051917
Language Note: In Akan and English, with some subtitles in English.
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed May 17, 2019).
Awards: Won 2009 Athens International Film and Video Festival Documentary Film Award, Documentary, Short
Won 2008 Berlin International Film Festival, Berlinale Talent Campus
Won 2009 Chicago Underground Film Festival Jury Award, Best Documentary Short
Description: 1 online resource (22 minutes)
Other Titles: My white baby
Responsibility: a film by Akosua Adoma Owusu.

Abstract:

Weaving together sequences of hair-braiding salons in Ghana, voice-over of Oprah rhapsodizing brown-skinned dolls and animated clips of signature hairstyles, Me Broni Ba (My White Baby) is an artfully composed, thought-provoking work that investigates the fraught relationship between images of beauty and power.

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