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    BUSTIN' MY KNOTS examines one of the ways in which the transatlantic slave trade still affects identity. The video focuses on the African American hair culture and illuminates the destructive…

  2. Black Bullets


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    14th August 1791 The Haitian Revolution begins. Liberté, Eqalité, Fraternité; Liberty, Equality and Fraternity echoed from the streets of Paris. They echoed across the Atlantic…

  3. The Image Of Me


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    A collaboration project made by Patricia Kaersenhout and Jeannette Ehlers for The Black Magic Woman Festival,Amsterdam 2012. The video is based on the poem "Lord Why Did You Make Me Black?"…

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    • Ventilate (Part Two), 2007, 4,02min


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      In the video the artist is dancing for the camera in front of her bookcase, while emptying the books from the bookcase. By manipulating the material Ehlers has camouflaged herself with images of the…

    • ATLANTIC, INSTALLATION VIEW, Aarhus Artbuilding, Denmark , 2009


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      Jeannette Ehlers, with ATLANTIC, brings focus on a dark chapter in Danish history: its intensive participation in the slave trade and colonialism. Through digitally manipulated photographs and video…

    • Waves, excerpt,2009, 01.46min


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    • Three Steps of Story,2009, 03,35 min


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      In the video Three Steps of Story, we see Jeannette Ehlers waltzing in a big mirrored hall, where the colorful and rebellious governor Peter von Scholten scandalized the white citizenship by inviting…

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      • BLACK MAGIC AT THE WHITE HOUSE,2009,03,46 min


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        Black Magic at The White House is a video from the project ATLANTIC that deals with the Danish Transatlantic slavetrade. In the video Jeannette Ehlers is performing a vodou dance in Marienborg which…

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        • THE INVISIBLE EMPIRE,2010. 20.04 min.


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          In The Invisible Empire Jeannette Ehlers has worked with her father, Roy Clement Pollard, as narrator and performer. Her father is from Trinidad, W.I., her mother Danish. By involving her own ethnic…

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