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Black Barbie: A Documentary

Lagueria Davis
Camilla Hall & Lagueria Davis

Behind the rise of the iconic Barbie doll, came a twenty-one-year struggle to see the first Black Barbie. Filmmaker Lagueria Davis uncovers a hidden, emblematic struggle for representation for Black women and girls. Powerfully revealing the impact for Black girls and women when inclusivity is only important when bottom lines are at stake. BLACK BARBIE: A DOCUMENTARY charts the rise of the most iconic girl toy brand of all time through the eyes of Davis' aunt, Beulah Mae Mitchell, who spent 45 years working at Mattel.

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