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La couleur de l'adoption in French. Africultures in French. First-time Filmmaker:. During all my school years, I was in a white environment, with racist people. She co-writes a fiction, a satire of feminine magazines called Rencontre avec Amandine Gay Tartes.
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Konbini France in French. Director Statement. One of the characters is a Black lesbian wine steward meets the misunderstanding of potential investors, who tell her that such a person does not exist in France, then this character is inspired from her own life.
Festival International de Films Documentaires de Martinique. In five years of work, I obtained only two "normal" roles, a lawyer on a TF1 series and a theater role, in which I played several different characters.