Britain On Film: South Asian Britain with guest speaker Guest: Suman Bhuchar
Britain On Film: South Asian Britain, with a special introduction & Q&A from South Asian cultural expert Suman Bhuchar, a very rare chance to see this special collection of newly digitalised, rare archive films, celebrating the South Asian community in the UK throughout the 20th century.
Bringing together short films spanning 1902 to 1984 (PG), from different regions of the UK, this collection highlights communities originally from India, Pakistan & Bangladesh, & how the South Asian diaspora has gloriously & meaningfully enriched life in the UK.
This collection also includes an early documentary by "Bend It Like Beckham" director Gurinder Chadha, for which Suman Bhuchar was the Production Assistant.
At Shadforth Village Hall, near Durham (DH6 1LL, parking & bus stop outside). Starts at 12.30pm (doors open 12.00pm). Refreshments available.All welcome!
£3 on the door, or members free (just £5 to join the Film Club to support free monthly films until April 2018).
Sponsored by Shadforth WI. Thanks also to the ICO.