Films by Black directors at BFI London Film Festival 2021

All the films from Black filmmakers featured in this year's BFI London Film Festival programme. List curated by LFF programmer, Grace Barber-Plentie.

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  • The Harder They Fall
  • King Richard
  • Neptune Frost
  • Lingui: The Sacred Bonds
  • Faya Dayi
  • Bantú Mama
  • The Gravedigger’s Wife
  • When a farm goes aflame
  • Ear for Eye
  • The Neutral Ground
  • Citizen Ashe
  • Freda
  • We
  • Lago Gatún
  • The I and S of Lives
  • Upheaval
  • BABYBANGZ
  • Home
  • Play It Safe
  • Nasir
  • Egúngún (Masquerade)
  • Earthbound
  • Precious Hair & Beauty
  • For Love
  • The Wonderful Story of Aisha, Ali and Flipflopi the Multicoloured Dhow Boat
  • Sambizanga
  • Jamaica – Third Test
  • Bound for Lagos