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Still from Going West
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April 18, 2018, 1 Comment

James Perrett meets Paola Melli, director of the South Social Film Festival, to talk about its latest success and what it will offer South Londoners in the coming months   South London will […]

Blacker Dread

Brixton legend Blacker Dread in new documentary

February 13, 2018, 3 Comments

Blacker Dread, whose music store where Market Row meets Coldharbour Lane was an essential part of an earlier Brixton, is the subject of a 90-minute do ...

Trial Lawyer in film made by Lawyers in the Soup Kitchen

Soup Kitchen lawyers premiere Brixton on Trial

February 12, 2018, 4 Comments

Brixton was yesterday (11 February) the setting for the premiere of a unique new film, an education drama that explains how a criminal trial works. It ...

Filmmaker Shane Duncan

This is Brixton: A changing place called home

January 30, 2018, 5 Comments

  Brixton filmmaker Shane Duncan (right) explores gentrification in his short documentary This is Brixton. It takes the form of interviews in an ...

  • Still from The Be In me
    Brixton film shows why Lambeth should be London borough of culture
    November 30, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton film shows why Lambeth should be London borough of culture

    On the day that Lambeth submits its bid to become the first London Borough of Culture, one of the thousands of reasons why the borough is a creative and cultural […]

  • Young Londoners Film Competition launched by London Mayor
    Mayor launches filmmaking competition for young Londoners
    November 24, 2017, Comments Off on Mayor launches filmmaking competition for young Londoners

    Film education charity, Into Film, has launched a My Local Culture Filmmaking Competition for young Londoners in partnership with the Mayor of London’s London Borough of Culture bid. It offers […]

  • Cressingham Gardens residents protest at a council meeting
    New Cressingham protest as estate features in film
    November 22, 2017, Comments Off on New Cressingham protest as estate features in film

    Residents of Cressingham Gardens – who are planning a new protest over Lambeth council’s decision to demolish their homes next to Brockwell Park – feature in a film that premieres […]

  • Zoié and father Wayne in the Brixton Pound cafe after the show
    Brixton premiere for new web series
    November 7, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton premiere for new web series

    The Brixton Pound café last night (6 November) hosted the premiere of a web drama series set largely in Brixton and featuring several local actors. Author and star Zoié Dash […]

  • Stacks of old cinema reels
    Cinema museum appeals for help
    October 31, 2017, Comments Off on Cinema museum appeals for help

    The Cinema Museum in Kennington, housed in the old Lambeth Workhouse, where Charlie Chaplin was sent as a child, is under threat. The museum’s lease expires in March next year. […]