Directed by Bill Duke. US, 1984, 118 minutes.
Co-written and directed by Judd Apatow. US, 2020, 136 minutes.
A shorter version of this article was published in an August 2019 issue of DigBoston. Given that much of the work in question is now free online, it seemed a good time to update and publish it online.
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Kasi Lemmons is an American filmmaker whose pictures include Eve’s Bayou (1997), The Caveman’s Valentine (2001), and Harriet (2019). Her most recent work is as a director and executive producer on Self Made: Inspired by the Life of Madam C.J. Walker (2020), a four-part miniseries released on Netflix earlier today. The first two installments of Self Made are directed by Lemmons, and the last two are directed by DeMane Davis.