Celebrating Black History Month – Film Screening @ Culture Lab Newcastle, Stand Up to Racism North East
October 23 @ 17:00 - 18:30
Stand Up to Racism – North East are hosting a double-bill of documentary film screenings on Saturday 23 October at Culture Lab in Newcastle University. The events starts at 5pm. They will be screening the award-winning short film ‘The Felling of Colston’ (2020 / 10mins) by Arthur Cauty, about the magnificent toppling of the Colston statue in Bristol in the summer of 2020. This will be followed by a rare screening of ‘The People’s Account’ (1986 / 50 mins), a hard-hitting account of police racism in the 1980s, with first person testimonies of the Broadwater Farm uprising which was sparked by police shootings of innocent black women.
You can book tickets here.