Sankofa (1993)

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Mona is an African-American model doing a photo-shoot in an old fort in Ghana, her land of origin. She is fascinated by the atmosphere of the fort which used to house thousands of the slaves which were shipped from Africa. The spirit of a former slave possesses her and she becomes Shola, a slave and maid on a plantation in the Americas. When Mona emerges from the dungeon, she has undergone an experience which has changed her outlook on life.

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