Sapphire and the Slave Girl
TitleSapphire and the Slave Girl
DirectorLeah Gilliam
CountryUSA
Year1996
Duration18mins
FormatVhs video, Umatic video
DescriptionLoosely based on the 1950s British detective film Sapphire, in which two detectives investigate the murder of a young woman who is passing for white, this fast-paced genre-bash visualises and problematises how identity is negotiated and performed within urban spaces.