What happens when filmmaker Sunny Bergman, dressed up as Black Pete, takes a stroll through London? Is Black Pete an offensive stereotype The Netherlands needs to get rid of, or an innocent tradition it should hold on to? In her new documentary "Zwart als Roet" (Black as Soot) Sunny embarks on a personal journey to learn about (unconsciously) prejudices towards skin color. Trailer below.
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