Quantcast

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

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

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

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.