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The-Canary The Crow
Daniel Ward has been named the winner of this year’s prestigious George Devine Award for Most Promising Playwright for his ground-breaking grime and hip hop-inspired gig theatre play, THE CANARY & THE CROW. The lyrical, semi-autobiographical piece used original live music from Prez 96 and James Frewer to tell a...
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Don’t miss tonight’s virtual screening of African Apocalypse, Rob Lemkin’s harrowing yet urgent documentary that shines a lens on the trauma and legacy of colonialism in one of Africa’s poorest nations, Niger. Screening tonight at 9pm - Get your virtual tickets here: https://whatson.bfi.org.uk/lff/ Edited by David Charap
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We are thrilled about the success of ‘elephant’, a beautiful and poignant short film shot by Cinematographer Damian Paul Daniel . Having been selected for S.O.U.L Fest in August and British Urban Film Festival last week, the film also received an ‘Honourable Mention’ at The Urbanworld Film Festival. ‘elephant’ is...
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The 1 st October marks the start of Black History Month in the UK. At United Agents we support, promote and celebrate our Black clients’ work throughout the year – not just in October. We use this opportunity to reflect on the history of Black people working in our industry, the first Black British Authors, Actors, Directors and Writers who fought to be seen, to be heard, and paved the way for others. We acknowledge there is an opportunity within our company and our industry for discussion and learning, as we continue to strive for inclusivity and positive change. We take this moment to showcase some of our “Stars of Tomorrow” – our Black clients aged 30 and under, whose contribution to our cultural lives will – we believe – help to shape the future.