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<p>Filmmaker Melissa Lowery looks into the experiences black girls face growing up in predominately white communities with her documentary ‘Black Girl in Surburbia’.</p>

Filmmaker Melissa Lowery looks into the experiences black girls face growing up in predominately white communities with her documentary ‘Black Girl in Surburbia’.

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Black Girl in Suburbia

Filmmaker explores racial ignorance and alienation of suburbia

“Black Girl in Suburbia” is a documentary exploring the tales of women of African descent, some still in school, some long past graduation, who were primarily raised and educated in mostly white communities.