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Queen & Slim + post-screening discussion

This screening will be accompanied by a post-screening discussion with Kemi Alemoru, Features Editor at gal-dem, Roxy Legane, Kids of Colour HQ and Pete Deakin, Lecturer in Film Studies at the University of Salford.

Film details

While on a forgettable first date together in Ohio, a black man (Kaluuya, Widows) and a black woman (Turner-Smith), are pulled over for a minor traffic infraction. The situation escalates, with sudden and tragic results. When the incident goes viral the pair unwittingly become a symbol of trauma, terror, grief and pain for people across the US.