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Diversity Behind the Camera: A Black History Month event on stories from the UK Film/TV industry

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Time: 6.00pm - 8.30pm
Venue: Town House Courtyard, Penrhyn Road campus, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE
Price: free
Speaker(s): Yusra Ahmed, Nasrin Hoque, Marc Malilay, Nathaniel Phillips, Hashim Haji, Kevin Matadeen, Victoria Lawal, Jim Onyemenam, Zakkiya Rumbold-Kazzuz

Diversity Behind the Camera: A Black History Month event on stories from the UK Film/TV industry

Join us for an illuminating panel discussion featuring professionals from the UK Film/TV industry.

Our panelists will delve into the crucial topic of diversity behind the camera, shedding light on the pressing need for inclusivity in this booming UK industry. They will share their personal journeys and experiences, highlighting the significance of diverse perspectives in shaping the narratives and creative landscape of UK Film/TV production.

In an industry where representation matters, this event underscores the importance of equitable access for all aspiring talents. Whether you're seeking to break into the world of Film/TV or looking to broaden your network within a community of diverse crew members and seasoned film professionals, this event offers a unique opportunity to learn, connect, and grow. Join us in fostering a more inclusive future for the UK Film/TV industry.

The session will take form as a panel discussion, followed by a networking session.

 

Chairs: 

Isra Gilani, Assistant Director, 

Thimashi Sumanasekera, KU Film student, 

Sadhbh Rogan, KU Film student

 

Panellists:
Yusra Ahmed, Base 3rd Assistant Director
Nasrin Hoque, Floor 3rd Assistant Director
Marc Malilay, Camera Trainee
Nathaniel Phillips, Lighting Trainee
Hashim Haji, DIT Assistant
Kevin Matadeen, Cast PA
Victoria Lawal, Production Assistant
Jim Onyemenam, Director's Assistant
Zakkiya Rumbold-Kazzuz, Trainee

For further information about this event:

Contact: Daisy Bow du Toit
Email: k1324730@kingston.ac.uk

Directions

Directions to Town House Courtyard, Penrhyn Road campus, Penrhyn Road, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT1 2EE:

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