10 modern films that continue the civil rights conversation

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities


Cinema has always been a powerful tool for political mobilisation due to the immediacy of the medium. As such, it has been used for various purposes and by people with widely differing intentions – ranging from fascist organisations to marginalised political activists. The works of the latter have proven to be far more interesting and impactful, serving as incisive commentaries on issues such as civil rights and human rights.

Period4 Feb 2022

Media contributions


Media contributions


  • Civil Rights