Big City Stories

Big City Stories
Big City Stories

Year

2011

Duration

82 minutes

Genres

Artist Film, Documentary, Drama, Short Films, Silent

Language

English

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Synopsis

This fascinating compilation provides a showcase of the various experiences of black Londoners over the last 100 years. Incorporating early silent films, newsreels, clips from feature films and television shows that put the spotlight on either the portrayal or concerns of black Londoners, including films produced by black directors. This collection is also enhanced with interviews and amateur footage to build a varied and multifaceted portrait. As well as addressing the issue of racial tension, this collection also highlights the cultural and intellectual contribution of black Londoners to the vibrancy of the capital city.

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This compilation has not been certified by the BBFC. Into Film suggest it is engaging for ages 11-19.

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