illusions-1982

Director: Julie Dash

Writer(s): Julie Dash

Starring: Lonette McKee, Rosanne Katon, Ned Bellamy, Jack Rader

Synopsis: The short film depicts the life of an African American woman passing as a white woman working in the film industry during the 1940s. It calls attention to the lack of African Americans in the film industry during that era.

Release Date: 1982 (USA) | Length: 34 min | Genre: Drama | MPAA Rating: NR

Note: You have to watch the trailer on YouTube because playback on other websites has been disabled by the video owner.

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