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Virtual Friday Film Club

The Peninsulist Presents... A summer of fresh, digital, interactive events.

26th June - 4th September, 7pm | ONLINE

This Summer, the Peninsulist is collaborating with Bounce Cinema to rediscover important works by Black British directors as part of The Peninsulist Presents... Virtual Friday Film Club.

We’ve curated a list of special screenings that explore identity, community, belonging and coming of age, sourced from the BFI archives. These exclusive screenings will not be available on the hub after the event, so make sure to grab your ticket for free access!

The list of confirmed screenings is below, with more to be announced soon.


21 August | 7pm |

Friday Film Club explores art and film through the work of Jenn Nkiru and Vince Fraser

  • Black to Techno, Jenn Nkiru

  • Maske, Vince Fraser

Tickets available now on Eventbrite


28 August | 7pm |

An evening of film and music celebrating the spirit and origins of modern Carnival

  • Film: A Land So Far, Zak Ové

  • Music: Just Vibez X Charlie Dark

Tickets available soon


Previous Screenings

07 August | 7pm |

Tipping Point: In conversation with Jenn Nkiru, John Akomfrah and Zak Ové (Live Q&A)

Followed by a John Akomfrah double bill: Goldie: When Saturn Returnz (1998) | Unrated | 50 mins & Stuart Hall Project (2013) | Rated 12 | 95 mins

This event has now ended but you can rewatch the Live conversation here.


26 June | 7pm

Young Soul Rebels (1991) dir. by Isaac Julien | Rated 18 | 105 mins

This event has now ended.


10 July | 7pm

Burning an Illusion (1981) dir. Menelik Shabazz | Rated 15 | 102 mins

This event has now ended.


24 July | 7pm

Pressure (1975) dir. Horace Ove | Rated 15 | 121 mins

This event has now ended.


Don’t forget to check out the rest of The Peninsulist Presents programme of free, online events. Wednesdays are the home of workshops, talks and tutorials while Friday Sessions are dedicated to music and film.