Prince in Bristol, Shaft in Manchester and other Black Star photo highlights around the UK

Memorable moments captured on camera as our celebration of black actors rolled out across the country.

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A packed house celebrates the life of Prince with a screening of the iconic Purple Rain (1984) at Colston Hall, Bristol

A packed house celebrates the life of Prince with a screening of the iconic Purple Rain (1984) at Colston Hall, Bristol
Credit: Rob Pinney

An immersive vampire horror drive-in experience for a Halloween screening of Blade (1998) at Artrix, Bromsgrove

An immersive vampire horror drive-in experience for a Halloween screening of Blade (1998) at Artrix, Bromsgrove

A mural of Prince in Stokes Croft, designed by the artists Paintsmiths of Bristol

A mural of Prince in Stokes Croft, designed by the artists Paintsmiths of Bristol

Film legend Earl Cameron CBE discusses his incredible career following a screening of Pool of London at BFI Southbank, London

Film legend Earl Cameron CBE discusses his incredible career following a screening of Pool of London at BFI Southbank, London

Who's the cat that won't cop out when there's danger all about? Shaft arrives in Manchester

Who's the cat that won't cop out when there's danger all about? Shaft arrives in Manchester

INTO Film All Stars explore Black Star with local school children at the Barbican, London

INTO Film All Stars explore Black Star with local school children at the Barbican, London

Former West Bromwich Albion players Stewart Phillips, Cyrille Regis and John Wile (with mac Birmingham programmer Ian Sergeant) attend a premiere screening of Whites vs Blacks: How Football Changed a Nation (2016) at mac Birmingham

Former West Bromwich Albion players Stewart Phillips, Cyrille Regis and John Wile (with mac Birmingham programmer Ian Sergeant) attend a premiere screening of Whites vs Blacks: How Football Changed a Nation (2016) at mac Birmingham

Black Star celebrations kick off in style in the south-west at Watershed, Bristol

Black Star celebrations kick off in style in the south-west at Watershed, Bristol
Credit: Jon Craig

The Soul Supremes perform at the Black Star opening night screening of Dream Girls (2006) at Watershed, Bristol

The Soul Supremes perform at the Black Star opening night screening of Dream Girls (2006) at Watershed, Bristol
Credit: Jon Craig

Bruce Goldstein presents the acclaimed compilation tribute to the pioneering tap dancers the Nicholas Brothers

Bruce Goldstein presents the acclaimed compilation tribute to the pioneering tap dancers the Nicholas Brothers

The Treorchy Male Choir at Chapter Cardiff, accompanying a performance of The Proud Valley (1940), starring Paul Robeson

The Treorchy Male Choir at Chapter Cardiff, accompanying a performance of The Proud Valley (1940), starring Paul Robeson

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