Film and panel discussion: Akwantu: the Journey (87 mins). Director: Roy T Anderson
Ground-breaking documentary film that tells the story of the legendary Maroons of Jamaica and their fight for freedom.
The screening is followed by a panel discussion exploring the film’s themes, with:
Special guest Professor Verene Shepherd
Film-maker Chase Johnston-Lynch.
Historian Laurence Westgraph.
Broadcaster Phina Oruche-Mariani.
This event has British Sign Language interpretation.