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Canadian Premiere


Curtis Essel

England | 2021 | 4 min
English |
Subtitles: English
This film is part of Marley Hansens Carte Blanche, programmer for Nowness in London, and presented as part of the free Pop-up programming from March 16 to 26, 2022 from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm in the Tudor Hall at Holt Renfrew Ogilvy.

A cinematic portmanteau paying homage to the culture, identity, and digital creativity of a global Africa
Director Curtis Essel, Curtis Essel

In Partnership with

Toronto Black Film Festival


Curtis Essel

Curtis Essel

Curtis Essel is a British-Ghanaian award-winning filmmaker based in London & Accra.

As a recipient of awards and nominations from Ava DuVernay’s ARRAY, Blackstar, BFI, Tribeca Film Festival, and Vimeo, he consciously desires to leave his audience with a little more knowledge than when they began.

Specialising in experimental storytelling — Imparting viewers with insight while illustrating nuanced personal human experiences is an integral part of his work.

Biographical notes provided by the film production team

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