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68 Ratings

Bush Mama

Directed by Haile Gerima
United States, 1976


Life of a young black woman in the ghetto of a big American city.

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Bush Mama Directed by Haile Gerima

Critics reviews

Gerima’s great achievement is to compose a cinematic style that’s simultaneously observational and subjective, dramatic and internalized… The movie’s action is ferociously overt and visual.
April 26, 2017
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