2010 • France • Directed by Abdellatif Kechiche
Saartjie Baartman was taken from her South African home as a 21-year-old and shipped to Georgian London, where she would be caged and exhibited as a freak show. Presented semi-nude, her physique - especially her large buttocks - was the source of much curiosity. But as her fame spread, so too did her exploitation...
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