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African Odysseys: How We Dream to Change the World


+ intro from filmmaker, Mamoun Hassan

A rare chance for you to see this late-70s film about south London’s sound-system culture.

Image from Babylon + intro from filmmaker, Mamoun Hassan

UK-Italy 1980
Dir Franco Rosso
With Brinsley Forde, David N Haynes, Trevor Laird, Victor Romero Evans
Certificate 18

This rare cinematic portrait of the passion and pain facing second-generation Caribbean youth stars Brinsley Forde as a frontman in south London’s sound system culture. The film was shot by Oscar®-winning cinematographer Chris Menges, and its writer Martin Stellman (Quadrophenia) worked in collaboration with the community to create this master work.

Tickets £6.50


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