COFFEE COLOURED CHILDREN, Dir. Ngozi Onwurah
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NGOZI ONWURAH: Short Films

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20:30 Wed 17 Jan 2018

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Pioneer of black British cinema Ngozi Onwurah’s body of work weaves autobiographical narrative with astute socio-political observation. The first black British woman filmmaker to have a feature film released in UK cinemas, we celebrate Ngozi’s legacy screening rare works and panel discussion.

Followed by a panel discussion with Ngozi Onwurah, producer Simon Onwurah, and Hilja Lindsay-Muwonge (actress, Flight of the Swan).

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The Mall, St James's
SW1Y 5AH
  • THE BODY BEAUTIFUL

    Ngozi Onwurah 23 mins (UK, 2017)

    A moving, autobiographical account of the mother-daughter relationship, and the female body within traditional beauty standards.
  • COFFEE COLOURED CHILDREN

    Ngozi Onwurah 15 mins (UK, 2017)

    A visceral look at growing up mixed-race in eighties England.
  • FLIGHT OF THE SWAN

    Ngozi Onwurah 12 mins (UK, 2017)

    Concerns a young black girl dreaming of performing as a lead ballerina.