Britishness – Eelyn Lee Film & Panel
Sun, 20 October 12:00pm
A creative documentary that sees filmmaker Eelyn Lee and a group of young writers from Sheffield go on a quest to find out the meaning of Britishness. The film explores issues of identity, race and belonging through poetry, interviews and discussions with Magid Magid, during his tenure as Lord Major of Sheffield, writer Désirée Reynolds and Sheffield’s Poet Laureate Otis Mensah amongst others.
The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with Eelyn Lee, Désirée Reynolds, Magid Magid, Otis Mensah and some of the young writers.
Tickets have gone off sale at SIV tickets and their website says sold out. Tickets are however available on the door subject to availability.
Suitable for 14+
A Football Unites, Racism Divides film commission Partners include Hive South Yorkshire
In association with University of Sheffield Students’ Union BME Students’ Committee Off the Shelf is grateful for the support of University of Sheffield Film Unit