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Perfect Image

UK, 1988 (MIFF 1989)

Director: Maureen Blackwood

A film with a healthy irreverance for images of women and images of being black. Two actresses constantly change persona, humorously exploring questions about self-worth. They, along with a chorus of women and a jazz and rap sound-track, take us through the art of personal testament and the rituals of insult, while investigating how black women see themselves and each other. — (TC)

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