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Skin

Synopsis

A dark-skinned girl born to white South African parents attempts to explore her identity in the era of apartheid as her government, her parents, and society as a whole struggle with what it means to be a black child of Caucasian descent in a nation deeply divided by race. The year is 1955. Sandra Laing ([[Performer~P53909~Sophie Okonedo~sophieokonedo]]) has just been born to a pair of white Afrikaner parents, her brown skin and curly hair the surprising result of genetic throwback. As the government's...more

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4.0

62 out of 100 Metascore®

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15

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