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‘Goodnight London’ documentary screening at In The Neighbourhood
Wednesday 29 May, 2019 @ 5:25 pm - 7:20 pmFree
All Points East: In The Neighbourhood is hosting the UK premiere screening of a new documentary, ‘Goodnight London’. The film will be accompanied with a panel discussion about gentrification in London.
In ‘Goodnight London’, director Oliver Guy-Watkins reflects on his 20 year love affair with London by asking how the rapid pace of redevelopment is affecting the creatives and communities. Guy-Watkins considers the necessity of city cultivation alongside the middle class standards that form gentrification.
‘Goodnight London’ gives a platform for the voices of 40 diverse contributors from all over the city to be heard. From rapper Kojey Radical, DJs Jamz Supernova and Conducta, to market trader Russell Drydon, former Specials singer Rhoda Dakar and gal-dem founder Liv Little.
The schedule for the screening is as follows:
5.25pm: Gentrification panel discussing the effects on communities and creatives across the city. Guests: Frank Turner, Liv Little (founder gal-dem magazine), Rhoda Dakar (The Bodysnatchers & The Specials AKA), Jamz Supernova (Radio 1Xtra) and Olly Meek (RIO Cinema Dalston)
6.15pm: Film Introduction with director Oliver Guy-Watkins and producer Becky Tong
6.30pm: UK Premiere Screening of Goodnight London
7.20pm: Film Q&A with Oliver Guy-Watkins and Becky Tong
7.30pm: The Caress Live on Bandstand Stage
For more information, visit All Points East’s event page.