Oya Rise of the Orisha

Oya Rise of the Orisha

(Click here to buy tickets t see Oya Rise of the Orisha as part of the World Shorts Programme Saturday, 4 July 2015 at 11:00) Director: Nosa Igbinedion Country: UK Synopsis: Disconnected from the natural essence of Orisa. Fuelled by hate, war and destruction, this...
They Are We

They Are We

(Click here to buy tickets) Director: Emma Christopher Country: Cuba, 2014, 77 mins Synopsis: Can a family separated by the transatlantic slave trade sing and dance its way back together? In Perico, Cuba, is an Afro-Cuban group that have kept alive songs and dances...
Through A Lens Darkly

Through A Lens Darkly

(Click here to buy tickets) Director: Thomas Allen Harris Country: USA, 2014, 90 mins Synopsis: Inspired by Deborah Willis’s book, Reflections in Black, this film (Willis is also a co-producer) casts a broad net that begins with filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris’s family...
When I Was Water

When I Was Water

(Click here to buy tickets) Director: David Forbes Country: South Africa, 84 mins Synopsis: When Marry-Ann was little, her mother hid her in a cupboard to stop South Africa’s apartheid soldiers chasing her to school during the education boycotts. She saw men...