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      Too White for Me

      1992 1h 16m Documentary List
      Reviews Sello "Chicco" Twala is a study in contrasts: He's a black music star in South Africa who is richer than many of the whites but cannot vote due to apartheid. Iconic filmmaker Nick Broomfield follows Chicco as he faces upheavals in both his personal and professional lives -- his brother has recently been murdered, so Sello goes about planning the funeral. Meanwhile, a concert featuring Tracy Chapman may not happen due to white backers' refusal to pay black and white musicians the same rates. Read More Read Less
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      Synopsis Sello "Chicco" Twala is a study in contrasts: He's a black music star in South Africa who is richer than many of the whites but cannot vote due to apartheid. Iconic filmmaker Nick Broomfield follows Chicco as he faces upheavals in both his personal and professional lives -- his brother has recently been murdered, so Sello goes about planning the funeral. Meanwhile, a concert featuring Tracy Chapman may not happen due to white backers' refusal to pay black and white musicians the same rates.
      Director
      Nick Broomfield
      Producer
      Nick Broomfield, Rieta Oord
      Production Co
      Lafayette Films
      Genre
      Documentary
      Original Language
      English (United Kingdom)
      Release Date (Streaming)
      Sep 29, 2016
      Runtime
      1h 16m