TOPOWA! Never Give Up
2020 - Philip Sansom - United Kingdom
This is a story of resilience and hope, that celebrates the power of music to transform lives.
BAME / Black Narratives / Documentary / Feature Film / Music / Social Issues / Women's Rights / Youth
2020 - Camrus Johnson & Stefano Pennisi - USA
A group of wrongdoer-capturing vigilantes are thrown through a loop when this particular abductee causes them to question their own morals.
Adult Theme / Age / Black Filmmaker / Black Narratives / Drama / Horror / Live Action / Narrative Fiction / Short Film / Social Issues / Suspense / Thriller
I Am Pilate
2020 - Femi Oyerniran - United Kingdom
A journalist is sent to the home of former district governor, but his routine obituary fact check reveals an extraordinary secret.
That Girl, Peugeot
2020 - Rebecca Coley - United Kingdom
Teenager Peugeot wants to be a boy, but a fractured relationship with recently widowed mother means she must keep the truth a secret.
2020 - Candice Onyeama - United Kingdom
A woman who is struggling to bear children goes on a journey through faith to find inner peace with her demons.
Teranga - Life in the Waiting Room
2020 - Daisy Squires & Lou Marillier - United Kingdom
Teranga is an observational documentary about two Gambian asylum seekers living in corrupt camps who find solace in Teranga, a migrant-run Afrobeats nightclub in Naples.
2019 - Shane Vermooten - South Africa
From a slum in South Africa to football pitches in Sweden, a team of underdogs play in the largest youth football tournament in the world.
Black Narratives / Children / Documentary / Family / Live Action / Short Film / Social Issues / Sport / Youth
GRAB MY HAND: A Letter to My Dad
2019 - Camrus Johnson & Pedro Piccinini - USA
Camrus Johnson's gift to his grieving father and a message to all to cherish every second you have with loved ones while you still can.
Age / Animation / BAME / Black Filmmaker / Black Narratives / Children / Debut Film / Documentary / Drama / Family / Short Film / Youth
A Living Sculpture
2019 - Diana Chire - United Kingdom
A young French Horn player explores pros and cons of her relationship with an Artist.