A loving ode to friendship in the capital.
16 year-old Nigerian British girl, Shola, and her little brother Emmanuel live on an East London estate with little money. When their mother abandons them and social services are alerted, Shola is forced to take Emmanuel on the run, relying on the refuge of her friends to keep them from being separated.
Rare and joyful are the times when you stumble across a film that simply can’t be bottled. Where the filmmakers, through the act of simply listening to a story and committing to selling it through the right voices, can make a film with such life-altering capabilities that it outshines the work of its more polished, prestigious peers by light years.
“What a wonderful, heart-breaking, life-affirming gem of a movie this is.” The Guardian, September 2020.
Friday 8th January 2021 - Starts 7.30pm
TICKET PRICE: £6