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Migrant Sound: Racism

Alternative title
Racism
Synopsis
In this short documentary different generations of Caribbean descent in the UK discuss their first hand experiences of racism. The film explores whether race relations have improved since the 1980s, what still needs addressing and its impact on music and culture in the UK.

RACISM is the second episode of the series Migrant Sound which aims to celebrate migration and its impact on the UK’s music and culture. Combining broad societal stories with personal family anecdotal histories, the series allows for emotional storytelling mixed with vibrant visuals of migrant culture, told through the lens of youth past and present. [12 minutes].
Series
Migrant Sound
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2018
Subjects
Social Studies; Music
Keywords
Caribbean; migration - human; music - contemporary; racism; cultural identity; Windrush Generation

Online availability

URI
https://boilerroom.tv/recording/migrant-sound-documentary-ep-2-4
Price
Free
Delivery
Streamed

Production Company

Name

Boiler Room

Email
Apparel@BoilerRoom.TV
Web
https://boilerroom.tv/ External site opens in new window
Phone
+44 (0) 203 176 4644
Address
Markian House
52-56 Pritchards Road
London
E2 9AP

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