Surprised by these movie posters? That’s because Britain is erasing black narratives

Only 0.5 per cent of roles in a decade of British film were played by black actors.

In recent years, a stream of movies such as Hidden Figures, Girls Trip, Get Out and Black Panther, have brought black narratives and black creatives to the forefront of Hollywood.

While these films are paving the way for some truly representative media, however, there is a clear absence of black British stories and narratives in British film and TV today. ...
source: New Statesman

2018-03-13 18:29
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