1. A reinterpretation of Shakespeare's Othello

    An exploration of Shakespeare's intentions when writing Othello, exploring the play's racial themes in a historical and contemporary setting and drawing wider parallels between immigration and blackness in the UK today.

    The Guardian Website
    theguardian.com/stage/video/2016/oct/07/love-hate-relationship-with-othello-ashley-thomas-bashy-phoebe-boswell-video

    Broadcast on BBC IPLAYER bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04zz884

    Weeks run at The IFC Centre (NY) ifccenter.com/series/shorts-from-the-sundance-film-festival/

    FESTIVALS
    Sundance Film Festival 2017
    Cleveland International Film Festival 2017
    Dallas International Film Festival 2017
    LA Film Festival 2017
    Provincetown Film Festival 2017
    Zanzibar International Film Festival 2017
    Blackstar Film Festival 2017
    Milwaukee Film Festival 2017 (WINNER JURY PRIZE)
    The BFI London Film Festival 2017
    Heartland Film Festival 2017

    Director: Shola Amoo
    Producer: Rienkje Attoh
    Writer/Artist: Phoebe Boswell
    Othello: Ashley Thomas
    Desdemona: Elisa Lasowski
    Spirit: Lanre Malaolu
    Nigerian Queen: Tega Okiti
    DP: Stil Williams
    Editor: Mdhamiri A Nkemi
    Composer: Segun Akinola
    Art Department: Tamar Clarke Brown
    Sound Design: Nikola Medic
    Location Sound: Phil Hutchins
    Grade: Johny Tulley
    Costume: Jeffrey Michael
    Steadicam: Andrew Bainbridge
    Make Up: Sheeba Raye
    1st AD: Kole Onil

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