- Directed by: Steve McQueen
- Cast: Kenyah Sandy, Naomi Ackie, Daniel Francis
Part of director Steve McQueen's anthology series Small Axe, which centres upon life in London's West Indian community in the '50s through to the '80s. The coming of age story of 12-year-old Kingsley, who has a fascination for astronauts and rockets.
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Reviews & features
Nomadland and Saint Maud are the big winners at this year's London Critics' Circle Film Awards8 Feb 2021
The stripped-back, online awards ceremony recognises female filmmakers and artists of colour
Broadcast live on their YouTube channel for the first time, the London Critics' Circle marked their 41st annual film awards with as glitzy an affair as current circumstances permit. Presenters were dressed in their finery, announcing the winners from…
Education7 Dec 2020
Steve McQueen's Small Axe closer is a rigorously believable, extremely emotional schooldays drama
The way the British educational establishment has failed Black students is spotlighted in this righteous and eye-opening family drama, the fifth and final part of Steve McQueen's unforgettable Small Axe series. Expanding on the points he made in Alex…
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