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. Directed her first feature film, Sugar Cane Alley, in 1983. Was the first black woman to have her work produced by a major Hollywood studio, A Dry White Season (1989). Awarded the Legion of Honour in France in 2004.… More


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Sugar Cane Alley
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