Three Young Men on a Bench (2018/2019)
An experimental short film that examines the rules that come alongside the performance of black masculinity in a rural setting through the abstract recreation of an old family photograph.
First released in August 2018, re-edited for Beyond the Voyage @ ICA in March 2019.
Director and Editor - Dan Guthrie
Director of Photography - Marie Dutton
Narrator and Consultant - Nigel Bennett
Additional Sound Design - Olly Rogers
Production Assistant - Will Hampton
An earlier version of this film appeared on MANDEM in 2018. This extended version premiered at WOKE.'s Beyond the Voyage at the ICA in March 2019. The film has since screened at 310 New Cross Road in May 2019, Tate Exchange in August 2019 and Studio 18 in September 2019.