Femme Nue, Femme Noire (Naked woman, Black woman,) U.S Premiere !
a.k.a A Nous Deux France (Let’s Measure Up, France!)
Désiré Ecaré, 1969, 60 min
This comedy-drama tells the story of Africans from Ivory Coast who have emigrated to France and their attempts to adapt to their new country. Upon arrival, the African women discover they must compete with white French women for the attention of African men as they learn to navigate a new culture of interracial relationships. Blues legend Memphis Slim provides music for the film.