The Watermelon Woman Kickass

The Watermelon Woman (1996)


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 the period. It was the first feature film directed by a black lesbian.

The Watermelon Woman Kickass
Release Date: 1996-09-07
Status: Released
Run time: 90 min / 1:30
Production Studio : Dancing Girl
Production Country: United States of America

The Watermelon Woman Casts

Cheryl Dunye
as Cheryl
Guinevere Turner
as Diana
Valarie Walker
as Tamara
Lisa Marie Bronson
as Fae 'The Watermelon Woman' Richards
Cheryll Clarke
as June Walker

The Watermelon Woman Crew

Directing Cheryl Dunye Director
Writing Cheryl Dunye Writer