The Film Producers
Numbi Arts Presents
31st mar 2018
This month at Numbi Film Corner!
‘Racism’, ‘Shadeism’, ‘Feminism’ – how do we understand the bodies we’re in? Somali women sharing their perspectives and insights on the documentary film:
Shadeism: Digging Deeper (2015)
Join us as Numbi Arts facilitates this screening and discussion with the film’s producers, Khadra Ali and Muna Ali of Refuge Productions.
Sharing their thoughts to this discussion, an eminent group of fellow women in including Tower Hamlets Councillor Amina Ali and acclaimed Somali novelist Nadifa Mohamed.
About the film
SHADEISM: DIGGING DEEPER Runtime: 58 min (2015) explores the issue of ‘shadeism’, it’s origins and how it directly affects women, well as ways communities can collectively confront and readdress ‘shadeism’ to move forward.
Refuge Productions: is a production house based in Toronto. It was founded by producers Khadra Ali, Muna Ali, and Nayani Thiyagarajah – the daughters of refugees who have found sisterhood in sharing.
‘’Ours is a journey of continuously creating our own content, reclaiming collective and individual ownership of our stories, and defining and redefining ourselves. Ultimately, we believe that art is refuge.”
Expect the Numbi Family Vibe, the power of Sisterhood, loveliness, an inspired space and some soulful Somali food.
Venue: Rich Mix 35–47 Bethnal Green Rd, London E1 6LA
Please reserve your ticket
For more info contact Kinsi@numbi.org
Councillor Amina Ali