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Coffee Colored Children
Directed by Ngozi Onwurah • 1988 • United Kingdom
Suffering the aggression of racial harassment, a young girl and her brother attempt to wash their skin white with scouring powder in this lyrical, starkly emotional testimony to the profound internalized effects of racism and the struggle for self-definition and pride.