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Zoié and father Wayne in the Brixton Pound cafe after the show
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November 7, 2017, No comments

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, No comments

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 ...

Three London poets featured in 'In Other Words'

Brixton poet’s film In Other Words wins five stars

October 13, 2017, No comments

In Other Words, which premiered at the British Film Institute in London, was written and produced by Brixton poet and founder of Poetic Unity, Ragz-CV ...

Brixton Youth Theatre: free acting classes every Friday

September 15, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton Youth Theatre: free acting classes every Friday

Brixton Youth Theatre autumn classes for young people between the ages of 13 to 21  are now being held every Friday from 6 until 8pm throughout the ...

  • Malcolm Hardee
    Brixton film maker bringing South London comic hero to the world
    September 5, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton film maker bringing South London comic hero to the world

    For Brixton resident Jody VandenBurg, a film graduate and comedy fan, the life of the late alternative comedian and South London celebrity Malcolm Hardee (pictured above) was the perfect subject […]

  • Uprooted titles
    Award for Myatts Field North film
    June 17, 2017, Comments Off on Award for Myatts Field North film

    The National Film and Television School production Uprooted, which follows the last days of two residents on the Myatts Field North estate in Lambeth as it went through a controversial […]

  • Still from film The Song of Wandering Aengus
    Brixton filmmaker to pass the passion on with film fund
    June 14, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton filmmaker to pass the passion on with film fund

    The Blog’s Nicola Jones sat down with Brixton filmmaker Matthew Lawes, whose stop-motion short film The Song Of Wandering Aengus can be seen online.   The Song Of Wandering Aengus […]

  • Whitney Houston film still
    Whitney: Plenty of material, but it doesn’t grip you
    June 13, 2017, Comments Off on Whitney: Plenty of material, but it doesn’t grip you

    Nicola Jones reviews Whitney: Can I Be Me Music documentaries may seem like they are a momentary trend, but they have always been developing. Lurking backstage like a veteran stage mother, they […]

  • Still from Brixton film maker Warren Malone first feature film Across the River
    Brixton film maker debuts first feature film Across the River
    June 7, 2017, Comments Off on Brixton film maker debuts first feature film Across the River

    Warren Malone talks to the Brixton Blog and Bugle about his first feature film Across the River and offers tips to budding film makers Warren Malone, a Brixton resident for […]