Sarah Maldoror
Birth Place:
Guadeloupe Island


Caribbean filmmaker Sarah Maldoror has produced many documentaries, but she is most recognized for the films she made in Africa, particularly her fictional feature length film Sambizanga (1972), a profile of a woman who faces colonial oppression head-on after her husband is imprisoned for his revolutionary activities. This film won the grand prize at the Carthage Film Festival. Many of her films...