"Skinned" Van Vicker set to premiere anti-bleaching movie

"Skinned" tells the story of a young woman called Jolie, who bleaches her dark skin  to feel more beautiful and accepted.

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Ghanaian filmmaker, Van Vicker has announced that the 2014 movie "Skinned" is set to premiere next month.

According to Vicker, the premiere will hold on June 10, 2016 at the Silverbird Cinemas Accra, Ghana.

Directed by "Single Ladies" Star actress Lisaraye McCoy and co-directed by Avery Williams, "Skinned" features Jasmine Burke, Brad James, Van Vicker, Cycerli Ash and Lisaraye McCoy.

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Van Vicker and LisaRaye McCoy chill on set of new movie 'Skinned' play

Van Vicker and LisaRaye McCoy chill on set of new movie 'Skinned'

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The anti-bleaching movie tells the story of a young woman called Jolie, who bleaches her dark skin  to feel more beautiful and accepted.

The movie is aimed at creating awareness of the side effects of bleaching, including death. It is also aimed at preaching self love and acceptance.

In 2014, "Skinned"  launched a "No Bleach! Love The Skin You're In" campaign, aimed at creating awareness and making global impact.

Watch "Skinned" trailer below.

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