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Dolapo is Fine

    Dolapo is Fine

    UK, 15', 2020

    age recommendation: 12+

    Dọlápọ̀, a black girl, soon to leave her very British boarding school, is pressured to conceal her natural hair and to change her name in order to get a job in the City.

    Ethosheia Hylton

    London born actor, writer and director. In 2018 Ethosheia was presented the inaugural European Academy Gold Fellowship For Women. Driven by stories from untold voices and about community and culture, Ethosheia’s work "Brixton Rock", an adaptation of award winning author Alex Wheatle's book of the same name, is being turned into a feature film. She is currently directing "Ackley Bridge", a TV Series on Channel 4.

    Cast & Crew

    • direction: Ethosheia Hylton
    • screenplay: Joan Iyiola, Chibundu Onuzo
    • cinematography: Yinka Edward
    • editing: Xanna Ward-Dixon
    • music: Chibundu Onuzo
    • sound: Richard Chesebrough
    • cast:  Doyin Ajiboye, Katie Friedli Walton, Joan Iyiola, Gina McKee, Pamela Nomvete, Joseph Mydell, Luke Gasper, Thamilvani Umaipalan
    • producer:  Millie Marsh
    • production company: Apatan Productions
    • original language:  English


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