Euzhan Palcy

Jan 13, 1958

Bio: Wrote, acted in, and directed the French film La Messagere at age 17. Moved to Paris from Martinique in 1977 to study at the Sorbonne. Put together her first feature film, Sugar Cane Alley, in 1983. Was the first black woman to have her work produced by a major Hollywood studio, in 1989. Was appointed an Officer of the National Order of Merit in France in… More


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Sugar Cane Alley
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