Film posters withdrawn over race bias – BBC News

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BBC News
An Italian film distributor has apologised after releasing unauthorised posters which promoted white actors over black actors in 12 Years A Slave. Unofficial posters for the film gave prominence to white stars Michael Fassbender and Brad Pitt over the film’s
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