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Cables & Cameras explores a deeper representation of black identity through both national and international film narratives not readily available in mainstream cinema, whilst creating a valuable networking space for creatives from all backgrounds with an interest in independent films. Primarily focused on exhibiting and discovering content from BAME filmmakers.
Adam Murray: Come the Revolution
Gary Thompson: Founder of Cables & Cameras
Micheal Jenkins: 8thsense Media Filmmaker
Orson Nava: Filmmaker London
Bashart Malik: D.O.P Bristol
3 mins 23 secs
Its a love letter to black women and a meditation on this moment, part lullaby part reprimand, part fear part defiance.
8 mins 23 secs
In a series of visually surreal monologues, a man learns to listen to the lines of instinct, experience, choice and bravery that weave into any decision.
Dir: Timon Williams
5 mins 30 secs
The story is a dark comedy about a young mixed-race man called Nathan and a nightmare that he has one evening
A Viable Candidate
Dir: Orson Nava
16 mins 53 secs
Radical and charismatic politician Sylvan Bradshaw is on route to becoming Britain’s first black prime minister.
Dir: Elias Williams
Samurai Blood explores the legacy of famous African samurai warrior, Yasuke. His story is told through the eyes of a young Japanese woman living in the UK.
What Do You See
Dir: Bashart Malik
7 mins 1 secs
A collaborative production featuring influential Muslim women of Bristol. The film explores their histories of community activism and achievement and work.
Dir: Euella Jackson
Producer: Michael Jenkins
3 mins 41 secs
Through spoken word poetry, four women subvert control over the dominant male power in order to regain autonomy and authority over their bodies.
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