Black Barbie

  • 4'
  • Ghana
  • 2016
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.
Director
Comfort Arthur
Country of production
Ghana
Production Year
2016
Festival Edition
IFFR 2018
Length
4'
Medium
File
Language
English
Producer
Comfort Arthur
Sales
Comfort Arthur
Screenplay
Comfort Arthur
Editor
Adwoa Yeboah
Music
Allen Kofi Anti, Godfre Asamoah