Despite a focus on diversity and inclusion over recent years, endemic issues around access and representation remain within the film and television industries. In an extension of the Festival’s association with Ida Rose and the Young Vic Theatre on a pitching showcase for Black writing talent, director, playwright and Artistic Director of the Young Vic Kwame Kwei-Armah talks to filmmaker, screenwriter and playwright Kemp Powers (screenwriter and co-director, Soul; screenwriter, One Night In Miami, both screening in the Festival) about his work and the importance of representing Black stories on screen

Speaker:
Kemp Powers, writer and co-director, Soul; writer, One Night In Miami

Moderated by Kwame Kwei-Armah, Artistic Director, Young Vic Theatre

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