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England flags on Rattray Road
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10 July, 2018, No comments

The Portuguese community of Brixton and wider South London features in a film exploring immigrant experiences and national identity in London through the lens of the World Cup. Made by AlleyCat […]

Smartphone on tripod

16 to 19? make a film with a mobile

10 July, 2018, No comments

Filmmakers aged between 16 and 19 are being offered the chance to pitch for funding and support to make a “microshort” film with a mobile phone. F ...

Still from Going West

From Norway to South London for a film festival first

18 April, 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 Londoner ...

Blacker Dread

Brixton legend Blacker Dread in new documentary

13 February, 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 ...

  • Filmmaker Shane Duncan
    This is Brixton: A changing place called home
    30 January, 2018, 5 Comments

      Brixton filmmaker Shane Duncan (right) explores gentrification in his short documentary This is Brixton. It takes the form of interviews in and around Brixton with people giving their take on […]

  • Still from The Be In me
    Brixton film shows why Lambeth should be London borough of culture
    30 November, 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
    24 November, 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
    22 November, 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 […]