Brick Wall (1990)

Film details

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year

    1990

  • Type

    Television

  • Category

    Non Fiction

Synopsis

Documentary focusing on the delicate balance between two racial communities in London's East End, testing the current climate of race relations in an area with a long history of immigration, poverty and conflict. The experiences of George Happe and Mac Miah are examined, George being a Cockney who feels resentful at the influx of Bangladeshi immigrants into the area, although not considering himself racist, and concern after his grandchild was stabbed in school by Bangladeshi youths. Mac, also living in the area relates his experiences as a Bengali youth, and the violence and racism he has encountered.

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