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Black Venus

Black Venus

by Abdellatif Kechiche

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Violence of the gaze

Review: Vénus noire

Violence of the gaze

The director of The Secret of the Grain returns with a powerful and uncompromising work about racism. A historical film with present-day resonance unveiled at Venice 

An open look at the victims of oppression

Interview: Abdellatif Kechiche • Director

An open look at the victims of oppression

Interview with the director of Black Venus, which sparked controversy at the Venice Film Festival for its strong themes and raw and disturbing images 





international title: Black Venus
original title: Vénus noire
country: France
sales agent: MK2 Films
year: 2010
directed by: Abdellatif Kechiche
screenplay: Abdellatif Kechiche
cast: Yahima Torres, Olivier Gourmet, André Jacobs, Jonathan Pienaar, Olivier Loustau, Eric Moreau, Diane Stewart, Ralph Amoussou, Elina Löwensohn

main awards/selection

Biennale di Venezia 2010In competition

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