Black Venus

Black Venus

2010 2h 39min History Movies
6.7

The true story of Saartjes Baartman, a black South African worker who moves to London with her master in the early 19th century. Although she dreams of being an artist, once in Europe she is exploited as a sideshow attraction due to her large buttocks and genitalia.

Writer Ghalya Lacroix
Director Abdellatif Kechiche
Actor Yahima Torres, André Jacobs, Elina Löwensohn
Country Belgium
Production France 2 Cinéma