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Disrupting Expectations: A Conversation with Amma Asante

Part of Africa Utopia

Hear BAFTA award-winning screenwriter and director of the films A Way of Life, Belle and A United Kingdom, Amma Asante, on telling Black stories on the big screen.

Ghanaian-British filmmaker Amma discusses pushing boundaries, capturing hidden stories and the future of cinema.

Chaired by Senior Programmer of Contemporary Culture at Southbank Centre, Hannah Azieb Pool.

Dates & times

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Royal Festival Hall
Level 5 Function Room, Green Side


Included in Pass
£15, £25

need to know

This event is included in both the Africa Utopia Saturday Pass and the Africa Utopia Weekend Pass. Entry to all events in this series is on a first-come, first-served basis. If the session you're trying to attend reaches capacity, you are able to attend other events in the programme which are also part of the pass.