Black Barbie

Comfort Arthur

In this thoughtful animation, Comfort Arthur narrates her attempts to lighten her skin and look like the perfect light-toned African Barbie. The personal journey she embarks on causes her to question societal ideals of beauty and whether she can accept herself as she is.

Screenings

This film is part of combined programme Beyond Nollywood

  • Kino 3
    English subtitles
    Fri 26 Jan Buy
  • Cinerama 7
    English subtitles
    Mon 29 Jan Buy

More information

Filmmaker
Comfort Arthur
Country
Ghana
Year
2016
Medium
File
Length
4’
Language
English
Producer
Comfort Arthur
Sales
Comfort Arthur
Writer
Comfort Arthur
Editor
Adwoa Yeboah
Music
Allen Kofi Anti, Godfre Asamoah