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Yellow Fever

IMDB rating
10
Quality
HD
Year:
2012
Audio:
English
Subtitles:
English
Runtime:
7 Min
Age Rating:
Not rated
Year:
2012
Country:
UK
Kenya
Generations of Black women confront their ideals of beauty, and ask what makes a little girl feel "uncomfortable" when she looks in the mirror. In this award-winning short documentary, Kenyan filmmaker Ng'endo Mukii, inspired by her interest in the concept of skin and race and what they imply; and in “the ideas and theories sown into our flesh that change with the arc of time”, explores African women's self-image. Through the use of memories, interviews; and mixed media, she describes their “almost schizophrenic pursuit of globalized beauty”.
Cast & Crew
Director
Ng'endo Mukii
Cast
Fumy Opeyemi
Writer
Ng'endo Mukii