Description

Five original films set between the late 1960s and the mid-1980s that tell personal stories from London's West Indian community. Conceived and directed by Steve McQueen.

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Description

Five original films set between the late 1960s and the mid-1980s that tell personal stories from London's West Indian community. Conceived and directed by Steve McQueen.

    • Episode 1

    Mangrove

    Mangrove tells the true story of The Mangrove Nine, who clashed with London police in 1970. The trial that followed was the first judicial acknowledgement of behaviour motivated by racial hatred within the Metropolitan Police.

    • HD
    • 2 Hours 7 Minutes

    Mangrove tells the true story of The Mangrove Nine, who clashed with London police in 1970. The trial that followed was the first judicial acknowledgement of behaviour motivated by racial hatred within the Metropolitan Police.

    • HD
    • 2 Hours 7 Minutes
    • Episode 2

    Lovers Rock

    A single evening at a house party in 1980s West London sets the scene, developing intertwined relationships against a background of violence, romance and music.

    • HD
    • 1 Hour 10 Minutes

    A single evening at a house party in 1980s West London sets the scene, developing intertwined relationships against a background of violence, romance and music.

    • HD
    • 1 Hour 10 Minutes
    • Episode 3

    Red, White and Blue

    The true story of Leroy Logan, a young forensic scientist with a yearning to do more than his solitary laboratory work. When he sees his father assaulted by two policemen, he finds himself driven to revisiting a childhood ambition to become a police officer and change their racist attitudes from within.

    • HD
    • 1 Hour 20 Minutes

    The true story of Leroy Logan, a young forensic scientist with a yearning to do more than his solitary laboratory work. When he sees his father assaulted by two policemen, he finds himself driven to revisiting a childhood ambition to become a police officer and change their racist attitudes from within.

    • HD
    • 1 Hour 20 Minutes
    • Episode 4

    Alex Wheatle

    Having spent his childhood in a mostly white institutional care home with no love or family, Alex finally finds not only a sense of community for the first time in Brixton, but his identity and a passion for music. When he is arrested during the Brixton Uprising of 1981, he confronts his past and sees a path to healing.

    • HD
    • 1 Hour 6 Minutes

    Having spent his childhood in a mostly white institutional care home with no love or family, Alex finally finds not only a sense of community for the first time in Brixton, but his identity and a passion for music. When he is arrested during the Brixton Uprising of 1981, he confronts his past and sees a path to healing.

    • HD
    • 1 Hour 6 Minutes
    • Episode 5

    Education

    12 year-old Kingsley has a fascination for astronauts and rockets. When Kingsley is pulled to the Headmaster's office for being disruptive, he discovers he's being sent to school for those with "special needs". Distracted by working two jobs, his parents are unaware of the unofficial segregation policy at his school, until a group of West Indian women take matters into their own hands.

    • HD
    • 1 Hour 3 Minutes

    12 year-old Kingsley has a fascination for astronauts and rockets. When Kingsley is pulled to the Headmaster's office for being disruptive, he discovers he's being sent to school for those with "special needs". Distracted by working two jobs, his parents are unaware of the unofficial segregation policy at his school, until a group of West Indian women take matters into their own hands.

    • HD
    • 1 Hour 3 Minutes
    • Episode 101

    Mangrove Featurette

    A featurette on Mangrove.

    • HD
    • 3 Minutes

    A featurette on Mangrove.

    • HD
    • 3 Minutes
    • Episode 102

    Lovers Rock Featurette

    A featurette on Lovers Rock.

    • HD
    • 3 Minutes

    A featurette on Lovers Rock.

    • HD
    • 3 Minutes
    • Episode 103

    Red, White and Blue Featurette

    A featurette on Red, White and Blue.

    • HD
    • 4 Minutes

    A featurette on Red, White and Blue.

    • HD
    • 4 Minutes
    • Episode 104

    Alex Wheatle Featurette

    A featurette on Alex Wheatle.

    • HD
    • 4 Minutes

    A featurette on Alex Wheatle.

    • HD
    • 4 Minutes
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