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Rated: 7.3 out of 10 with 2,460 votes.
Cheryl, a young black lesbian, works a day job in a video store while trying to make a film about a black actress from the 1930s known for playing the stereotypical "mammy" roles relegated to black actresses during that period. This was the first feature film directed by an "out" black lesbian.
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7.3N/AUnited StatesEnglishIMDbTrailer
Main Actors:
Cheryl
Diana
Self
Tamara
Fae 'The Watermelon Woman' Ri...
June Walker
Herself
Street Magician
CLIT Archivist
Librarian
Title:The Watermelon Woman
Release Date:
Directed by:Cheryl Dunye
Genres:DramaComedyRomance
Keywords:LgbtWoman-DirectorBlack-Lgbt
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