My mum loved making music, art and writing

https://youtu.be/Vxj8AOcvk38 Dave Randall talks to Celeste Bell, daughter of Poly Styrene. She has just finished a film about the uniquely talented performer and artist who...

Someone’s sister, mother or friend

Ruby Gregory talks to people involved in a documentary investigating women and young girls who are coerced into gangs, featuring a former victim who...

Brixton film to premiere at top international festival

A Brixton Tale, a feature film shot around Southwyck House – the Barrier Block – and the Moorlands Estate, will premiere at this year’s Slamdance...

Brixton is where I am supposed to be

Tamara Barton-Campbell discovered Brixton and moved in to work and live here. Simone Richardson finds out how and why Today, Tamara Barton-Campbell is executive producer...

Brixton actor stars in Xmas blockbuster

Brixton-based actor Adjoa Andoh plays Lady Danbury - a leading role in Bridgerton, the Netflix Christmas blockbuster. She talked to Leslie Manasseh about the...

New art will celebrate Ty’s legacy

Nigerian–British hip hop legend Ty – the unofficial Mayor of Brixton – who passed this year due to complications related to Covid-19, will be...

Filming a Windrush story in the pandemic

Richard Haas meets student film maker Kaleb D’Aguilar who contended with coronavirus to make a short film that highlights the injustices of the Windrush...

The Bugle features in new independent film

South of the River is a new film starring Alex Gillison and Joe Watkins. Described as an ode to rock'n'roll. South of the River stars...

A central part of Brixton …

Simone Richardson on the sad news of the closure of Brixton’s historic Ritzy cinema How ironic is it that the Ritzy and other Cineworld cinemas...

Brixton bard Alex Wheatle features in BBC’s Small Axe series

Alex Wheatle – the Brixton Bard – is at the centre of one of the five short plays in Small Axe, the eagerly awaited BBC...

Little Wing Film Festival 2020

https://vimeo.com/458984241 Little Wing Film Festival is a UK grassroots film festival for students, graduates, and emerging filmmakers. With support from the BFI, Mayor of London,...

Black History Month films for Brixton arts space

Brixton Village’s new contemporary arts space is hosting weekly film screenings during October – Black History Month. The space is on the first floor of Market...

South Social Film Festival Turns Five

South Social Film Festival is an independent pop-up cinema that has found itself all over South London from Borough to Dulwich, from Elephant &...

Free courses in photography, graphic design and film

The Factory Production House "Step Up" is a new free online project for anyone 19+ living in Lambeth. Photofusion and 198 Contemporary Arts and Learning will...

New short film Stationary explores how a single moment can define...

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WSvsRe4hqCs&feature=youtu.be Stationary is a new short film written and directed by Louis Chan that premiered on Million Youth Media ‘MYM’`s Youtube channel in July. Taking place...

Local writer Simon Lewis on his new film Four Kids &...

Jessica Dyer catches up with local writer Simon Lewis during lockdown to hear about the new film he has written, what it's like working...

MUSIC

Brixton – from Tufty Club to the Fridge

Musician and DJ Alberto Umbridge discusses a bygone Brixton withSimone Richardson, along with the allure of Congolese music, and how lockdown prompted him to...

CULTURE