A Moving Image
Director: Shola Amoo
Cast: Tanya Fear, Hussina Raja, Yinka Oyewole
Country of Origin: UK 2016 70 mins.
Released by Verve Pictures
A Moving Image is an award winning multimedia feature film about gentrification in Brixton, incorporating fiction, documentary and performance art. We follow Nina, a young stifled artist, as she returns to her community after a long absence - she is soon painted as a symbol of gentrification.
After a long absence, Nina returns home to Brixton, a rapidly gentrifying community in South London. She sets out to create the ultimate piece of art to explore her complex relationship with her community. In doing so she poses a
tricky question – is she part of the problem or can she use her work to be part of the solution? Verve Pictures.