Indigenous Women Filmmakers Reclaim the Frame — UN International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples
August 5, 2020 6:00 pm - August 9, 2020 7:00 pm
Europe and North America | United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland | London | Online
This event is part of Film Feels Connected, a UK-wide cinema season, supported by the National Lottery and BFI Film Audience Network.
This Embodied Knowledge: Human by Zena Edwards
“As a woman of African Caribbean heritage who has seen her mother through the stress of the Windrush scandal, there is always a question mark over the UK being a place you can feel rooted in and how you develop your creative and intellectual universe on a land where you are a minority. This is a poetry film exploring “legitimate knowledge” for those displaced from their land and culture, and how valuing your own sovereignty is crucial for survival in the wake of old colonialized democracy moving into this “new normal”