Shades
TitleShades
DirectorJamika Ajalon
CountryUK/ USA
Year1995
Duration13mins
FormatVhs video, Umatic video
DescriptionA lyrical, sensual piece which deals with issues surrounding skin colour and codes of Blackness. Beautifully shot and edited, this montage of images, music and text titillates the senses, and works to challenge ideas on how one looks on colour and self-identity.