Month: September 2015

October! Black History Month- WEEKLY FREE FILM

During October in honour of  Black History Month we are having a small film festival reflecting a small number of the films from the Black community in Britain and internationally.

There will be food on a budget at 6pm influenced by the film

All films start at 7pm.

14 Oct For Colored Girls (15) 2010

 For Colored Girls (2010) Poster

Each of the women portray one of the characters represented in the collection of twenty poems, revealing different issues that impact women in general and women of color in particular.

21 Oct Moolaade ( with subtitles) 2014

 Moolaadé (2004) Poster

When a woman shelters a group of girls from suffering female genital mutilation, she starts a conflict that tears her village apart.

Director: Ousmane Sembene

28 Oct  Amandla (12A) 2002

 Amandla! A Revolution in Four Part Harmony (2002) Poster

Interviews, archival footage, and filmed performances highlight the role of music in the South African struggle against apartheid.

Director: Lee Hirsch