Black Mother
  • Year2018
  • Duration77 min

In this utterly original film, celebrated American photographer Khalik Allah weaves the voices of Jamaica - the prostitutes, faith healers and old timers - into a mesmerising tapestry. Shooting through a singular lens, Allah creates a wondrous mosaic reflecting the natural, spiritual and cultural fabric of contemporary Jamaica in all its glory.

Rating: 12

Please note that this film will be preceded by a screening of Rebirth is Necessary on Friday 8 June.

Associated talk Khalik Allah: Exploring a New Film Language

http://khalikallah.com/black-mother-1
  • Director(s): Khalik Allah
  • Producer(s): Khalik Allah, Leah Giblin
  • Country: USA
  • Language: English, Jamaican Patois
  • Premiere status: UK Premiere