‘Essex Girls’ movie shortlisted for BFI London Film Festival award

A new film challenging the Essex girl stereotype has been shortlisted for this year’s BFI Film Festival in London. Nominated for the Best Short Film award, ‘Essex Girls’ is a coming-of-age drama based on the experiences of writer and actor Busayo Ige’s teenage years growing up as a young Black woman in Benfleet. Directed by […]

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