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Cheryl Dunye

Cheryl Dunye was born on May 13, 1966 in Liberia. She is a director and writer, known for Stranger Inside (2001), The Watermelon Woman (1996) and The Owls (2010). See full bio »


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Stranger Inside
Stranger Inside Director
The Watermelon Woman
The Owls
The Owls Director
My Baby's Daddy
My Baby's Daddy Director


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 2014 Brother from Another Time (Short)
 2014 Black Is Blue (Short)
 2013 Valencia
 2010 The Owls
 2001 Stranger Inside (TV Movie)
 1996 Greetings from Africa (Short documentary)
 1992 Vanilla Sex (Short)
 1991 She Don't Fade (Short)
 1990 Janine
 1989 Wild Thing: A Poem by Sapphire (Video short)
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Was member of the dramatic jury at the Sundance Film Festival in 1999.

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