Last summer Hannah Ajala flew to New York and delved further into the global hashtag, #BlacksLivesMatter. The end result was a short documentary. We asked her #TBB10 to find out more…Read More
Author: Akua Gyamfi
I’m not sure where to start with this film. But, okay, first a vital piece of information is...Read More
TBB Founder Features in Melan Mag’s article – 10 Women At The Top of Their Game: What I would tell my 15-year old self!
Presenter, radio host and journalist Claire Clottey reached out to founder of The British Blacklist, Akua Gyamfi, along with Angie Le Mar, Melysah Charles, Hayley Alexander, Rachel Ritfield, Terri Walker, Siobhan Copland, Simone Bresi-Ando, and Jenny Francis to find out what they’d tell their younger selves, for Melan Magazine.Read More
To accompany the BFI Black Star Season, Team TBB have been asked to contribute to the BFI magazine. This article by Akua Gyamfi reflects on the lack of Black British love and romance captured on our screens, celebrates the African American classic Claudine which is screening as part of the Black Star season, and its only UK comparative Burning An Illusion by British director/writer Menelik Shabazz.Read More
When Jennifer Hudson took on the role of Effie in Dreamgirls the 2006 film version of the original...Read More
Akua Gyamfi speaks to actress Cynthia Addai-Robinson currently seen in The Accountant alongside a stellar cast of Hollywood stars including Ben Affleck, JK Simmons, John Lithgow and Anna HendrickRead More